ribwort, English plantain
Ribwort (perennial) narrowleaf plantain, ribwort plantain
Ribwort should be home in every garden. The healing effect to treat coughs and cold is known since time immemorial. Freshly pressed leaves applied to bee- or wasp-stings alleviate pain instantly and prevent swelling - and this also for highly sensitive people!
Sow in the herbal bed in June to July. The first leaves can already be harvested in autumn. For medicinal purposes cut the leaves before the seeds mature.
Sowing quantity 200 g/Are