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Coltsfoot (Tussilago farfara)

Health Benefits of ColtsfootColtsfoot (Tussilago farfara) is a common herbal remedy for various lung, chest and respiratory system problems. It is a perennial woolly plant native to the British Isles, Europe and North America, and it is also known as Coughwort, Bullsfoot, British Tobacco, Assfoot, Horse Hoof and with other names. Coltsfoot looks a bit like dandelion, it blossoms in the early spring and reaches the height of 15-25 cm.  This herbal remedy is most commonly used in the form of coltsfoot tea. (more…)