Scientific Name: Galium aparine
Common Name: Clivers
Other Common Names:
Amor De Hortelano, Barweed,
Bedstraw, Cleavers, Catchweed, Cleavers, Cleavers Goosegrass, Cleever, Clivers,
Eriffe, Everlasting Friendship, Gia Mara, Goosebill, Goose grass, Grateron, Grip
Grass, Hashishat Al Af'A, Hayriffe, Hayruff, Hedge Clivers, Hedgeheriff, Kaz
Yogurtotu, Kleefkruid, Loveman, Mutton Chops, Robin-run-in-the-Grass, Scratweed,
Sticky-willy, Stickywilly, Zhu Yang Yang
Plant Type: Annual
Where To Plant: Full Sun to Partly Shady
Soil Types: Average
Zones (See US Zone map): Annual
Germination: Easy - BEST SOWN IN SUMMER FALL OR WINTER TO GERMINATE NEXT
Number of Seeds Per Pack: 25
Notes: Use for skin diseases and eruptions. Roots produce a red dye.
GALIUM APARINE. (Cleavers) Fresh juice or infusion is applied to skin diseases and eruptions with good success. Said to remove freckles. Dyeplant.
BEST SOWN IN SUMMER FALL OR WINTER TO GERMINATE NEXT SPRING.
Any statement made concerning medical
conditions treated with this herb is not intended as sound medical advice. The
seeds are NOT to be ingested only planted. Herbs need to taken only with
the guidance of a trained physician or established herblist.