Posts Tagged ‘malva leaf’

Malva Leaf Herbal Extract

malva leaf extractMalva (Malva sylvestris) is a perennial plant that originates from Asia and South Europe and now growing throughout the Northern Hemisphere. Malva can both be found in wild habitat and cultivated with the aim of using it for therapeutic and medicinal purposes. In particular, this herb is highly valued in China, where it has been used for over 5 millenia. In ancient Rome and Greece, malva and malva leaf extract were among the most common cures for many internal and external disorders. It was known as omnimorbium, or “the remedy for all illnesses.” (more…)