Form : Cut and Sifted
Botanical Name : Eriodictyon
Yerba Santa is a shrubby evergreen plant growing up to a height of 2 to 4 feet. The leaves of the plant are yellowish in colour, covered with resin and are 2-5 inches in length. The plant bears blue flowers which occur in cluster.
Uses: Yerba Santa is used in bronchial and laryngeal troubles, chronic pulmonary affections, haemorrhoids and chronic catarrh of the bladder. Its leaves are often smoked in asthma.