Wild Daisy

What other names is Wild Daisy known by?

Bellis perennis, Bruisewort, Margarita Común, Pâquerette, Pâquerette Margueritte, Pâquerette Vivace, Petite Marguerite.

What is Wild Daisy?

Wild daisy is a plant. The parts that grow above the ground are used to make medicinal tea.

People take wild daisy tea for coughs, bronchitis, disorders of the liver and kidneys, and swelling (inflammation). They also use it as a drying agent (astringent) and as a "blood purifier."

Wild daisy is sometimes applied directly to the skin for wounds and skin diseases.

Insufficient Evidence to Rate Effectiveness for...

  • Coughs.
  • Bronchitis.
  • Liver problems.
  • Kidney problems.
  • Swelling (inflammation).
  • Wounds, when applied to the skin.
  • Skin diseases, when applied to the skin.
  • Other conditions.
More evidence is needed to rate the effectiveness of wild daisy for these uses.

Natural Medicines Comprehensive Database rates effectiveness based on scientific evidence according to the following scale: Effective, Likely Effective, Possibly Effective, Possibly Ineffective, Likely Ineffective, and Insufficient Evidence to Rate (detailed description of each of the ratings).


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