Chardon-Marie (Silybum marianum)

Milk Thistle Seeds (Silybum marianum) *ORGANIC*


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This fairly typical thistle has red to purple flowers and shiny pale green leaves with white veins. Originally a native of Southern Europe through to Asia, it is now found throughout the world.
Label Silybum marianum
Common name Milk Thistle
Family No
Genus No
Species Silybum marianum
Cultivar No
Therapeutic uses Silybum marianum is used in traditional Chinese medicine to clear heat and relieve toxic material, to soothe the liver and to promote bile flow. Though its efficacy in treating diseases is still unknown, Silybum marianum is sometimes prescribed by herbalists to help treat liver diseases (cirrhosis, jaundice and hepatitis).
Germination Coming soon.
Scarification / Stratification No

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