Botanical Name: C/S: Leonurus cardiaca, Powder: Leonurus japonicus
Common Names: Lions Tail, lion’s ear, throwwort
Organic, cut and sifted, powder
$8.33 – $24.30
Motherwort’s primary chemical constituents include alkaloids such as stachydrine and leonurine, ursolic acid, flavonoids, quercetin, rutin, bitter glycosides like leonurine, leonuridin, caffeic acid, essential oil, tannins, resin, beta carotene and potassium.
The leaves and flowers of this plant (which come from the mint family) are used in herbal medicines, and the seeds are also mixed in Chinese herbal medicine treatments.