In Native American history, legend has it that the common nickname for gravel root, "Joe Pye", stems from a Native American with the same name who reportedly used the herb to cure a typhoid outbreak.
Actions include: diuretic, stimulant, tonic, anti-inflammatory, promotes menstruation.
Common medicinal uses include: to treat urinary or kidney stones, infections of the bladder, cystitis and pelvic inflammatory disease. The herb is also said to tone the reproductive tract. Also used for arthritis-like pain and gout.
Purple Joe-Pye Weed, Sweet-Scented Joe-Pye Weed
Store in a sealed container and in a cool, dry place
United States of America
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