Botanical Name: Leonurus cardiaca
Forms Available: Dried herb, Fresh herb, Powder
Also known as lion’s tail, motherwort is an herb of the mint family. Native to south-eastern Europe and Asia, it is a prickly bush, featuring furry pink or purple flowers and green leaves. It has a bitter taste and an unpleasant smell. Known for its medicinal properties, Motherwort aids various health conditions including anxiety, irregular menstrual cycles, and cardiac diseases. It is also known to have anti-inflammatory, anti-microbial, and anti-oxidative properties.