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wild lettuce

wild lettuce

Can grow to 10 ft (3m), leaves deeply lobed, occasionally toothed. Small yellow flowers, only 1/4” (1cm)
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It is made with wild lettuce leaf for its calming properties; white willow bark, the original aspirin; valerian root, sedating effects; feverfew, reduces migraine occurrences and reduces allergic responses; American ginger root, treats nausea and stimulates blood circulation; and devil's claw root, an anti-inflammatory and pain relief.
It turns out Enid Blyton's Peter Rabbit really would have fallen asleep in the lettuce patch because wild lettuce contains chemicals that are a sleep enhancer.
OUR humble lettuce, Lactuca sativa is now so diverse, that it is difficult to imagine a clump of wild lettuce growing on a rocky hillside in the Mediterranean.
The names and amazing, medicinal properties of dandelion, Queen Anne's lace, mullein, wild lettuce, wintercress, yarrow, angelica, cattails and more, were all laid out before my eyes.