Dandelion

Dandelion
Taraxacum Officinalis

Taraxacum Officinalis

Dandelion belongs to the composite family and is a persistent and herbaceous plant. It grows mostly in spring time but can also grow in fall. It is also known as “blowball” whenever its blooms wither. The most active substances are in the roots.

Curiosity

Properties

Properties

Dandelion is known for its diuretic properties. Because of this detoxifying effect dandelion helps the digestion and to purify the liver and gall bladder. 

Benefits Dandelion

You can find all the benefits of this plant in these products

Sources

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