Similar Photos See All. The first pot held 4 pounds, and the second was 1 pound 11 oz. It is a perennial herb with creeping stolons and 3-foot-long erect, trailing, or sprawling stems that may be four … Lady’s bedstraw is Britain’s only yellow flowered bedstraw (although it can be confused with Crosswort), its golden yellow flowers being present from June until September. White bedstraw is introduced to North America. As "Our Lady's Bedstraw", She placed it in Her bed. Lady's bedstraw is used for treating cancer, epilepsy, hysteria, spasms, tumors, loss of appetite, and chest and lung ailments.It is also used to increase urine output (as a diuretic) for relieving water retention, especially swollen ankles.. Lady's bedstraw flowers ( galium verum ) isolated on white. The roasted seed is a coffee substitute. I ended up with 5 lbs. The white bedstraw is a member of the Madder family, Rubiaceae. Isolated on white. A yellow dye from the flowering stems is used as a food colouring. 11oz. ln old times, Bedstraw was very much esteemed by women for disorders of the uterus. Photo about Galium verum, lady`s bedstraw or yellow bedstraw. Lady’s bedstraw is Finland’s only yellow-flowered bedstraw – the others are more-or-less white. Image of ladys, garden, perennial - 121508663 Save Comp. white small blossoms of galium album, the white bedstraw, on sunny summer day. galium rubioides European bedstraw white flower flowers flowering perennial RM Floral. To ease child' birth, it was laid in the bed in their difficult hours. The seed is also said to be edible. of cleaned Lady’s Bedstraw roots. The tenth of the 22 gin botanicals Lady’s bedstraw was in Christian legend, one of the “cradle herbs” in Christ’s manger in Bethlehem. It resembles its much more common close relative, whorled bedstraw (Galium mollugo), but its white flowers are larger, are borne on short stalks in dense clusters, and the branches of the mature stems are held more upright. Edible parts of Lady's Bedstraw: Leaves - raw or cooked. Our-Lady’s bedstraw (G. verum), also called yellow bedstraw, is native to Europe and Asia but is naturalized throughout much of North America. From another legend, She placed it as a soft pillow in Jesus' crib. The flowering tops are distilled in water to make a refreshing acid beverage. (Bedstraw, White or Wild Madder (Galium mollugo) - 01a) To the casual passer-by, the myriad of tiny (1/8 inch) flowers of the white bedstraw tend to blur the details of this wild flower. Colourful lady’s bedstraw has been one of Finland’s most important wild dying plants: the root yields a splendid coral red colour and the flower turns things yellow. A portrait of a young woman with a white bedstraw, Galium mollugo. 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