Garden Violet

What other names is Garden Violet known by?

Viola odorata, Violette Odorante, Wild Violet.

What is Garden Violet?

Garden violet is a plant. The plant and an oil extracted from the leaves are used to make medicine. Be careful not to confuse garden violet with sweet violet.

Insufficient Evidence to Rate Effectiveness for...

  • Bronchitis, asthma, coughs, colds and other lung problems; trouble sleeping (insomnia); hysteria; skin diseases; and other uses.

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