Terra di Toscana www.terraditoscana.com

Vervain, Verbena officinalis

Family of verbenaceae

This herb has small and insignificant flowers and it keeps in its botanical name the attribute "officinalis" because it is used in study of medical herbs.

Once people believed that a small crown made with this herb could take away the headache.

Picture and text of Tebaldo Lorini
Translated by Gianna Toni

Terraditoscana © Polimedia - All rights reserved
Press registration n. 5528 10/11/2006 - Editor Polimedia - P.IVA 06790950486