It has long
can grow to 10 or more feet to get to water deep under ground. It grows
to about 4 feet high, and has large leaves with visible white hairs on
them and drooping flowers, in colors ranging from purple to pink to
phosphorous, iron, magnesium, cobalt, Vitamins B, B11, B12, C, E,
pyrrolizidine alkaloids, tannins, mucilage, starch, phenolic acids, and
damage liver on long term or high dosages when taken internally. Use
external applications unless you are using a special treated compound
Reliever, Stomach and intestinal pain reducer, Cancer of the stomach
reducer: 2-5 drops of tincture made from plant leaves and root in 1 cup
of water taken when needed or ¼ cup of fresh plant in 1 cup of
water and drink after 5 minutes standing.
Gout, Open Sores
sores, mouth and lip sores, Damaged Skin, Dry Skin or Skin Cuts: Grind
the root into a fine powder and mix with other useful skin herbs and
with Aloe Vera gel so it makes a natural paste that you can apply to
wound or sore.
This mixture will
and skin surface layers fast so avoid using on deep infected wounds
need to dry out and heal slower. Infected wounds will have pus. Apply
to shallow or old wounds that have began to heal.
Also can add to weak
infusion baths to soak the skin for up to 30 minutes. Another method is
to make own Comfrey Oil from 1/2 liter of coconut oil or vegetable oil
(if you can not get coconut) with 8 ounces of dried leaf and simmer but
not over boil for 2 to 3 hours then cool and strain into a bottle.
You can make skin
melted bees wax with 1 ounce of home made oil above. This makes a great
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