Rock Rose

Other names: frost wort, frost weed, frost plant, sun rose

Scientific name: Helianthemum canadense

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Arabic names:    قريضية (quraidiyah)

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Family: Fabaceae

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Common parts used: Oil

Collection: May to july

Annual/Perennial: Perennial 

Height: 6 to 20 inches

Actions:  Alterative, aromatic, astrigent, tonic

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Traditional Use:

Was once highly applied for tumours in the lymph gland.1

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