ROSEMARY (Rosmarinus officinalis) aka – Compass Weed, Poplar Plant, Old Man
Rosemary is currently used around the world as a seasoning spice. In Greek history, Rosemary was thought to help strengthen the brain and improve memory. Rosemary became a symbol of remembrance. The Europeans used Rosemary leaf for headaches, pain, and stomach aches. Rosemary is a strong stimulant that works mainly on the circulation system and the pelvic region. It is an excellent tonic for the heart and is used as a treatment for high blood pressure. It is also excellent for various female ailments, such as irregular menses and uterine pain. Rosemary is a powerful herbal remedy to strengthen the nervous system. It can help relieve depression and is recommended for headaches. Rosemary is also used in hair rinses to darken and retain one’s original hair color and in shampoos or oils to control premature balding. It is also found in sleep pillows formulated with other herbs to alleviate insomnia and restless sleep. Rosemary tea is effective as a mouthwash and eyewash to soothe sore eyes due to allergic irritation.
- Primary Uses: Here are just a few of the maladies that Rosemary can provide relief for: • Cancer • Cardiovascular Irregularities • Indigestion • Memory Loss • Pain/Arthritis • Uterine/Menses Discomfort • Poor Circulation