Marigold

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Marigold
Cat Given Name : Marigold
Other Name(s) : Calendula, Golds, Marygolds, Pot Marigold
Description :

This plant has a average height of one foot. The large flowers range in color from bright yellow to golden orange. The leaves are a pale green, and both stems and leaves are fleshy and sticky to the touch.

Properties :

Marigold reduces fever and is effective against pain and swelling from various sources.

Related Knowledge
Complaints : Burn, Broken Bone (Open), Abrasion, Blackcough, Fleas,
Symptoms : Pain,
Species :
Seasonal Availabilities by Territory *
Spring
Summer
Fall
Winter
* To find a plant that is not available in an area, it must first be approved by the Game Admins. Please PM one of the Admin Team for that permission.
^ The listed seasons are those in which the herb is ready in some way for harvest. Consult the collection methods below for details.
Collecting & Storing Flowers
When to Collect : Early Greenleaf thru late Leaf-fall, in the morning
How to Collect : Select flowers of good color and full vitality. Bite the flowers off, leaving as little stem as possible.
How to Preserve : Lay the flowers in a warm place, in the shade, for drying.
How to Store : Store in loose piles in a dry, cool place.
Collecting & Storing Leaves
When to Collect : Newleaf thru late Leaf-fall, in the morning
How to Collect : Pluck leaves of healthy green color from the plant.
How to Preserve : Lay the leaves in the sun so that they may dry quickly.
How to Store : Store in loose piles in a dry, cool place.
Detailed Usage Information
Flowers : Rub on the affected part to reduce the swelling and pain from a wasp or bee sting.
Flowers : Chew and apply to a sprain or wound to reduce swelling and pain.
Flowers : Chew and apply to ease sore or inflamed eyes.
Flowers : May be consumed to ease fever.
Flowers : May be consumed to ease internal pain.
Leaves : May be consumed to ease fever.
Leaves : May be consumed to ease internal pain.