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Soapwort Gentian

Soapwort Gentian



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Soapwort Gentian

The soapwort gentian plant can be used as a herb to help with getting rid of head lice and nits.  It can also be used as a dye for items, and when mixed with alum it will display a greenish color.  It has used to remove skin parasites when used externally as an ointment.  The leaves when crushed into an ointment or paste can also help with wounds that are bleeding. 

Soapwort Gentian can be found growing a lot in the East Coast region.  They can grow to be up to nineteen inches tall and thrive in full sunlight and partial shade.  This plant can also spread to be around twelve inches wide.  These plants love moist and wet conditions.  They bloom from September on through October and display beautiful blue flowers.  These plants are also known as harvest bells and also can be called Gentiana Saponaria.  These can be found growing wild in wooded and forest areas and also in ditches along to roadside.  They grow in clusters and also do great in climate zones five through nine.

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