Hardy perennial of the waste lands of which one uses the flowers, flowered tops and fresh juice.
Heartsease is purifying and efficient in case of skin troubles.
Also : Indigestion, arteriosclerosis, rheumatism, prostatic adenoma.
In external use : Acne, scab, eczema, psoriasis, urticaria, herpes, tinea, impetigo.
Decoction : One spoonful for one cup of cold water, boil then infuse 10 minutes ; 3 cups a day.
Compress with an infusion of 60 g for one liter of water.