6886Re: [SCA-Herbalist] mouse ear vs dandelion
- Apr 1, 2008If this formula is for diuretic use, I see no problem with making this substitution. Dandelion is period as well, after all. If the formula is more for respiratory purposes, you might want to substitute mullein instead.
AmelineOn Tue, Apr 1, 2008 at 7:15 AM, Brett Chandler-Finch <goldweard@...> wrote:
I am working on a formula for an A&S competition. It is a formula from
One of the ingredients is mouse ear (Hieracium pilosella) It is
not native to this area. I can purchase seeds to grow it, but I
have never used it before. I am considering switching it for
dandelion (Taraxacum officinale (WEBER)) which is similar in
Since this is a period formula, should I do this or grow the mouse
ear. I have considered simply making a batch with the original herbs,
and a batch with my substitions.
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