Gotu Kola by Gypsy Willowmoon

Planetary associations - Saturn

Element- Earth & Air

Sun sign - Capricorn & Aquarius.

Centella asictica.

Also called - Centella, Asiatic Pennywort or Gotu Kola.

An herbaceous, frost tender, perennial plant in the flowering plant family Apia ease.

Native to wetlands.

Used for culinary, medicinal and magical workings.

Constituents - Asiaticoside,

Madecassoside, madasiatic acid,

Asiaticoside acid, asaiaticoside A&B,

Calcium, phosphorus, iron, beta carotene,

Thiamin, riboflavin, niacin, a sorbic acid.

Is a nervine - can aid epilepsy, senility, aid intelligence & memory.

Is an adaptogen - supports the stress responses when taken regularly.

Has high concentrations of triterpenoid compounds, saponins.

Antioxidant, anti-inflammatory, nerve, anti-bacterial anti-fertility & antimicrobial effects.

Speeds wound healing.

Aids skin care.

Boosts brain function and memory.