Common uses are for soothing mucus membrane irritation in the gastrointestinal tract, treating upset stomach and ulcer symptoms. Externally is can decrease the healing time for skin wounds and irritations, joint issues and inflammation. Actions: Vulneary, astringent.
Tendencies: Cooling and moistening.
Spiritually: Planet: Saturn.
Element: Water. Known as the guardian of travelers, it is used to protect against theives. It is also can be used to help ward off evil and negative energies.
Precautions: Pregnancy. Caution is advised when using internally.