|Waste ground, river and stream margins, roadsides.
July - October
Up to 1.5 mts tall.
leaves are used as a poultice and are said to have anti-inflammatory
properties. An infusion of the leaves has been used in the treatment of
caked breasts. A tea made from the roots is used in the treatment of
asthma, coughs and other chest complaints. A tea made from the leaves
is said to calm the nerves.