Since antiquity Calendula has been known as an herb that could aid in comforting the heart and mending wounded spirits.
Description: Annual herb bearing the characteristic daisy-like flowers of other members of the Asteraceae family, having bright orange or yellow terminal flower
heads and pale green leaves. The genus name Calendula is a modern Latin diminutive of calendae, meaning "little calendar", "little clock" or possibly "little weather-glass".
Botanical Name: Calendula officinalis
Common Names: Calendula, marigold, pot marigold
Medicinal Part: Flower petals
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