What other names is Cudweed known by?

Cotton Dawes, Cotton Weed, Cotonnière des Fanges, Dysentery Weed, Everlasting, Filaginella uliginosa, Gnaphale, Gnaphale des Fanges, Gnaphale des Marais, Gnaphale des Mares, Gnaphale des Vases, Gnaphalium uliginosum, Immortelle des Vases, Mouse Ear, Wartwort.

What is Cudweed?

Cudweed is an herb. The parts above the ground are used to make medicine. Avoid confusion with cat's foot (Antennaria dioica), which is also known as cudweed and with Pilosella officinarum, which is also known as mouse ear.

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