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Herbology 101 - Herbal Remedies and Herb Information

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Calendula (Pot Marigold) (Calendula officinalis)
The dried flowers are the part that is used in treatment, and usually taken internally (tincture or infusion) or made into an ointment lotion or cream.
WARNING: Frequent skin contact may result in sensitivity.
Do not use during pregnancy.
Do not give internally to children.

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Marigolds (Tagetes)
1. A plant of the daisy family, typically with showy yellow, orange, or copper-brown flowers, that is widely cultivated as an ornamental. 2. Used in names of other plants with yellow flowers, e.g., corn marigold, marsh marigold. Marigolds are cousins to sunflowers and daisies, that originated in the Americas, but have now been naturalized around the globe. Tagetes should not be confused with the genus Calendula, which goes by "marigold" in some regions. Different varieties are used for a
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