Required material

Fresh nasturtium leaves and/or flowers


Enjoy fresh in salads or as a herb, as desired. Slightly peppery taste.

Various tinctures are available from pharmacies and drug stores.

Considered to be a herbal antibiotic.


Be careful with stomach and intestinal ulcers or inflammatory kidney diseases. Also slightly reduces alcohol tolerance, I.e. you will feel the effects of alcohol more easily.


Nasturtium can have the following effects:

  • Stimulating
  • Antibacterial
  • Anti-inflammatory
  • Fungicide
  • Expectorant
  • Diuretic
  • Stimulates menstruation

Helps against

Coughing, cold, flu, sniffles, immune deficiency, bladder infection



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