Profile: The herbaceous annual Stellaria media has been used for ages as a food source and in traditional therapeutic practices. The plant grows in profusion along sidewalks, in open spaces, and on lawns. Fresh chickweed leaves are consumed in salads, and it is a common component in spring tonics. Chickweed powder can be ingested or applied topically. It can also be made into tea.
A common English herb known as chickweed has dangling, succulent stems with paired leaves and white star-shaped flowers. According to legend, chickweed can be found all across the world, even in the North Arctic areas. A member of the Caryophyllaceae family is chickweed.
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|Uses:||Apply as a poultice or mask to the skin by combining with a tiny amount of water to produce a paste.
gives meals a creamy texture. Use in pesto, smoothies, salads, stews, curries, and soups.
|Shelf Life:||2 Years.|
|Handling / Storage:||Store in a airtight Food Storage Containers, cool, dry place.|
|Allergen Information:||None Specified.|