TH FOTO-WERBUNG / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY TH FOTO-WERBUNG / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Love in the mist flower. Flower and leaves of love in the mist (Nigella sativa), a plant used in herbal medicine. The seeds of this plant are believed to be a stimulant, to promote urine formation, to reduce the flow of milk in nursing mothers and to be a strong purgative. They may also contain antihistamines and are therefore taken as a natural remedy for diseases of the upper respiratory tract. The seeds are dried, then ground into a powder and mixed with honey to make a paste which is taken internally.
Model release not required. Property release not required.