• tanaceto


      The Tansy essential oil is known for its vermifuge, insectizide and antipyretic effects, moreover it has expectorant, nurturing, anti- inflammatory and menstruation promoting properties. But the oil is toxic and should therefor not be used during pregnancy, in the past it was used as abortive plant. Over years this plant represented a natural aspirina, it’s helpful against period pains, psoriasis, migraine, insect bites and intestinal heminths.

      Small bags filled with the flowers of this plant keep away fleas, bugs or moths from the clothes. In the garden this plant keeps away plant louses, mites and butterflies. Moreover it disperses insects if sprayed on the plants in the form of a brew.