Latin Name: hepatica nobilis
Alternative Name: liverwort, american liverwort
Forms Available: leaf, flower
Hepatica – hepatica nobilis – This plant has laxative, astringent and diuretic properties. If applied externally, in a poultice, its astringent properties benefit wounds and skin problems. Hepatica also stimulates the gall bladder.
Aromatherapy & Health Uses: Laxative, astringent, diuretic, tonic. Treats liver and gall bladder issues. Slows bleeding.