Wood Anemone

What other names is Wood Anemone known by?

Anémona de Bosque, Anémone des Bois, Anemone nemorosa, Anémone Sylvie, Crowfoot, Fleur de Vendredi Saint, Flor del Viento, Olor de Zorro, Pâquette, Smell Fox, Sylvie des Bois, Wind Flower.

What is Wood Anemone?

Wood anemone is an herb that has been used in traditional Russian folk medicine. The parts that grow above the ground are used to make medicine.

People take wood anemone for stomach pains, delayed menstruation, gout, whooping cough, and asthma.

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