42. Marsh Marigold / King Cup

No 42
Common Name: Marsh Marigold / King Cup
Scientific Name: Caltha palustris
Irish Name: Lus buí Bealtaine
Family: Ranunculaceae
Habitat: Rich damp soil. By rivers, ponds, also in wet meadows, woods,
Uses: The juice in this plant is caustic and was used as a remedy in folk medicine to encourage warts to fall off.

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