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Lobelia Tea Benefits

Lobelia Tea BenefitsLobelia (Lobelia infata) is a medicinal herb native to North America, and it is known also as Indian tobacco since it was smoked by certain indigenous population groups. In fact, ingenious populations of eastern US and Canada valued lobelia very highly for its numerous medicinal properties, starting from relaxant and ending up with anti-viral actions. Lobelia is a herb with branched stems and very beautiful flowers, from yellowish to light green and blue colors. This herb can be found in many areas of the worlds with warm climate, thus, it plays a role in traditional medicines of many nations, from Spain to China and Japan. Lobelia tea is one of the most recommended types of using this natural remedy: the tea can be prepared by steeping dried herb in boiling water for 15-20 minutes. Read on to learn more about the uses and health benefits of lobelia tea. (more…)