The marigold has antiseptic, anti-inflammatory & anti-bacterial properties. It is also excellent in healing burns, stings & impetigo. Marigolds are wonderful in treating warts, corns & calluses. The flowers are also used in the treatment of many skin conditions from eczema to varicose ulcers. The marigold can be juiced from fresh flowers & leaves or made into a tea using dried flowers. The tea purifies the blood while helping expel worms, herpes or Hepatitis. #dherbs #healthtips
Apple, Ogham name Quert, rules the light half of the year, and its element is that of water. It is sacred to Venus, Aphrodite and Eve. In Divination it represents love, healing, poetic inspiration and immortality. In the west where the sun sets is the magical Isle of Avalon, the island of the apples, great heroes of myth and legend are taken there at death, and thereby become immortal.