Butcher’s Broom is one of those very old, Mediterranean herbs that is resurfacing because of it’s actual usefulness.
Easy to grow and ‘tough as nuts’ once it gets established thisplant is wonderfully interesting to have in the garden as well is useful.
Historically it has been used to treat congestions.
Butcher’s Broom is well known for its vasoconstrictive, anti-inflammatory and dehydrating effects.
The roots help to relieve pain in the limbs, as well as cramping and swelling.