Necklace Weed (Veronica peregrina)

Annual/Biennial
Common Name Latin Name Plant Family
Necklace Weed
Veronica peregrina
Scrophulariaceae

None known

  • Medicinal Use

    The whole plant is emmenagogue and haemostatic[147]. It promotes the knitting together of broken bones[147]. A decoction is used in the treatment of dysmenorrhoea, fractures, haemoptysis and traumatic injuries[218].

  • Edible Use

    None known

  • Cautionary Notes

    None known

Cultivation & Habitat

Seed – sow spring or late summer in situ.
Easily grown in a moderately fertile moisture retentive well drained soil[200]. Prefers cool summers[200].
Europe to E. Asia. Naturalized in Britain[17].

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