(Chenopodium ambrosioides) Fresh leaves are ground or crushed for seasoning corn, beans, and sauces used in Mexican dishes. Medicinal: A strong tea rubbed on the skin repels insects and reduces irritation from insect bites. Also helps reduce flatulence from beans and relieves indigestion. Pkt (0.1 g)

Growing instructions: Annual. Germination: 70°F, 21 days. Transplant. Full sun. 24-48 in. tall.
  • Item # 71225

General Culinary Herbs

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