Plant of the waste lands, edge of the ways growing to 0,90 m of which one uses the dried leaves and roots.
Blood-cleansing, used for chronic diseases of the skin and liver. Curled dock is slightly laxative, stimulates the secretion of bile and the stimulates intestines.
Also : Weaken, rheumatisms, constipation.
And of external use : Scabs, ulcers, dermatosis, abscess, psoriasis.
Out of infusion : 20 g of crushed root for 1 liter of water, boil 2 minutes, let infuse 10 minutes ; to drink in two days.
In external use : Fresh root pulp applied on ulcers. Cataplasms of flowers and leaves on scabs, abscess, dermatosis.