Plant of the week 23: Sea Lavender

Species: Limonium Carolinianum

HABITAT: This perennial plant can be found in salt marshes and coastal sand dunes

IS IT EDIBLE?: Although sea lavender is not poisonous it is not recommended to eat

IS IT MEDICINAL?: The roots of sea lavender are considered to be a decongestant and depurative
 
Always seek advice from a professional before using a plant medicinally.




Sources:

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/flowers/statice/growing-sea-lavender-plants.htm

http://www.naturalmedicinalherbs.net/herbs/l/limonium-vulgare=sea-lavender.php#:~:text=Medicinal%20use%20of%20Sea%20Lavender,treatment%20of%20consumption%20with%20haemorrhage.