Glechoma hederacea flower



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Scientific classification
Kingdom:     Plantae
(unranked):     Angiosperms
(unranked):     Eudicots
(unranked):     Asterids
Order:     Lamiales
Family:     Lamiaceae
Genus:     Glechoma
Species:     G. hederacea
Binomial name
Glechoma hederacea

Medicinal uses:-

It is used to treat inflammation of the eyes.

This  Plant is used to treat tinnitus, as well as a “diuretic, astringent, tonic and gentle stimulant.

Useful in kidney diseases and for indigestion.” It has also been used as a “lung herb”.

Other traditional uses include as an expectorant, astringent, and to treat bronchitis.

Ground ivy flowers



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Glechoma flowers



Ground ivy

Common names:- Ground-ivy, gill-over-the-ground, creeping charlie.

Scientific classification
Kingdom:     Plantae
(unranked):     Angiosperms
(unranked):     Eudicots
(unranked):     Asterids
Order:     Lamiales
Family:     Lamiaceae
Genus:     Glechoma