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Symphytum officinale

Symphytum officinale

Symphytum officinale L. Engl.: common comfrey, boneset, comfrey, comfry, consolida, consound, knitback, knitbone, slippery root. Deu.: Beinwell, Beinwurz, Gemeiner Beinwell, Grosse Wallwurz, Schwarzwurz, Wallwurz. Suom.: rohtoraunioyrtti, mustajuuri, raunioyrtti. Sven.: vallört. Ital.: consolida. Pharm.: radix consolidae majoris. Bot. syn.: Symphytum uliginosum Kern.

Comfrey or Nit Bone.

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[image:30772 hspace=1] Classic texts: Hool 1918.

Comfrey.

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Plate 11. Classic texts: John Hill 1812.

No. 90. Symphytum officinale.

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[image:28548 node=28584] Classic texts: Rafinesque 1830.

Comfrey again.

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Problems:
Henriette's herbal blog: The myth that comfrey is completely benign just won't die.

Wildpflanzen an Wassergräben.

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[image:14640 node=10134]Classic texts: WaldFeld 1947. Schwarzwurz - Beinwell - Symphytum officinale.

Symphytum.

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Classic texts: Felter 1922.

Comfrey hepatotoxicity.

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Archives: Best of the Herbal Forums: 09.1995.

Comfrey - leaf vs. root.

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Archives: Best of the Herbal Forums: 05.1995.

Photo: Symphytum officinale 9.

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Flower and leaf. Annala, Helsinki, Finland. Planted. 2004-09-11.

Photo: Symphytum officinale 8.

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Flowers, nicely striped pink-and-red. Linnés trädgård, Uppsala, Sweden. Planted. 2003-06-20.

Photo: Symphytum officinale 7.

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Flowers, nicely striped pink-and-red. Linnés trädgård, Uppsala, Sweden. Planted. 2003-06-20.

Photo: Symphytum officinale w 8.

Making comfrey water: plant, brownish water, bowl. Helsinki, Finland. Processed. 2003-05-30.

Photo: Symphytum officinale w 7.

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Making comfrey water: plant, brownish water, bowl. Helsinki, Finland. Processed. 2003-05-30.

Photo: Symphytum officinale w 6.

Making comfrey water: plant, brownish water, bowl. This is after only a few days; for full strength comfrey fertilizer you let this water sit for 2 weeks. Helsinki, Finland. Processed. 2003-05-30.

Photo: Symphytum officinale w 5.

Making comfrey water: leaf, stone, brownish water in a bowl by a comfrey plant. Helsinki, Finland. Processed. 2003-05-30.

Photo: Symphytum officinale w 4.

Making comfrey water: leaf, brownish water in a bowl by a comfrey plant. Helsinki, Finland. Processed. 2003-05-30.

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