Oxeye Daisy

 

Leucanthemum Vulgare

I am have written this for educational purposes. If in doubt don’t, make certain you know your plants. This is not medical advice and should not be taken as such.

Oxeye Daisy has many benefits. It reduces inflammation, histamines, pain and is a relaxant. It helped me with nausea and muscle spasms. It contains pyrethrin so should be used in moderation. Pyrethrin is good at killing lice and for insect control. It can be confused with Leucanthemum Superbum which has more petals that overlap. It is known as the Shasta Daisy. I do not know much about it’s usage. I have never used it. I do know the Oxeye Daisy has relaxed me when I could not sleep. I enjoy the taste of the leaves and only use the flowers when I make tea.

http://www.ediblewildfood.com/oxeye-daisy.aspx

http://www.naturalmedicinalherbs.net/herbs/l/leucanthemum-vulgare=ox-eye-daisy.php

https://www.herbal-supplement-resource.com/daisy-herb-benefits.html

phytochemicals.

https://www.researchgate.net/publication/239227156_Alkaloids_of_Leucanthemum_vulgare

Pyrethrin is effective against herpes.

https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/016635428690029X?via%3Dihub

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.