Pellitory-of-the-wall is a plant.
Its name comes from its habit of growing in old walls and dry, stony areas. The parts of the plant that grow above the ground are used to make medicine.
People take pellitory-of-the-wall for fluid retention, constipation, and cough. They also take it for a variety of urinary tract disorders including urinary tract infections (UTIs),kidney pain, and kidney stones.
Sometimes people apply pellitory-of-the-wall directly to the skin for treating burns and wounds.
Combinations: It combines well with Parsley Piert, Buchu, Bearberry orJuniper.
Preparations & Dosage: Infusion: pour a cup of boiling water ontol-2 teaspoonfuls of the dried herb and leave to infuse for l0-l5 minutes. This may be drunk three times a day.