picture: mid-August 2004
tba as we observe this location through the seasons.
gel (slimy inner leaf pulp)
anti-inflammatory, wound healing, immune stimulatory, bitter tonic
externally for cuts, insect bites and stings, skin irritation; gel drinks for constipation
WARNING: avoid internal use during pregnancy.
This is a great plant to have a round; it's easy to just cut off a piece of leaf and rub or squeeze the gel onto the skin where it is needed.
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