Cut fresh when ordered and shipped the same day wrapped in damp papertowels in a ziploc baggie to keep freshness.
We recommend priority as First Class can be up to 7 DAYS. We do not guarantee freshness after 4 days. The post office has proven to be unreliable. Even prioirity can be up to 5 days, unfortunately.
Medicinally, Native Americans used plantain leaves to relieve the pain of bee stings and insect bites, stop the itching of poison ivy and other allergic rashes, and promote healing in sores and bruises. Plantain tea can be used as a mouthwash to help heal and prevent sores in the mouth, and as an expectorant.
Plantain Leaf is used for the therapy of infections of the upper respiratory airways. While only few clinical data are available, results of experimental research confirm e.g. anti inflammatory, spasmolytic and immunostimulatory actions. A positive benefit-risk-ratio allows the recommendation of plantain in moderate chronic irritate cough, also especially for children.
Remember always WASH any fresh herbs, greens and vegetables for your safety.
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