A substance that relieves irritation of the mucous membranes in the mouth by forming a protective film.
Edible, nutritious, and medicinal this weed is a springtime favorite of herbalists.
These small shade-loving plants cover our forest floors in spring and autumn. One of the first flowers of the season, violets have a lot to offer pollinators. As a medicinal herb used for thousands of years, they have a lot to offer us too.