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Geranium incanum

Geranium incanum

Afrikaans: vrouebossie

English : Carpet geranium  

IsiXhosa: uqhobelo



Description and diagnostic features   

   It is a low growing groundcover that flowers profusely most of the year. It has finely divided leaves.      


Part used         Leaves and flowers fresh or dried, infused.  


Uses      A cup of tea per day helps the menses to be regular.

Especially useful  at the onset of the menses at puberty and when the menses slow down, become irregular and hot flushes start. The hot flushes are best ameliorated if this herb is mixed with powdered  Pentanisia pruneloides.         


Warning          No warnings.


Habitat             

  It grows in well drained sandy soils.


Propagation