Medicinal Wild Herbs: Coltsfoot

Add coltsfoot to the list of wild herbs that were once widely known to have medicinal qualities.

wild herbs coltsfoot - beer and wine
Beer and wine can be made from the herb.
wild herbs coltsfoot - goldfinch nest
Goldfinches line their nests with Coltsfoot's silky seed hairs.
wild herbs coltsfoot - leaves, roots, flowers
As with many wild herbs, for human purposes the leaves and roots of coltsfoot are the useful parts of the plant.
Illustration by MOTHER EARTH NEWS Staff

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