Scientific Name: Iberis amara
Common Name: Bitter CandyTuft
Other Common Names:
Annual Candytuft, Bitter
Candytuft, Bittere Scheefbloem, Carraspique, Clown's Mustard, Thalspi Blanc,
Plant Type: Annual
Where To Plant: Full Sun to Partly Shady
Soil Types: Average
Zones (See US Zone map): 7-11
Number of Seeds Per Pack: 50
Notes: All parts are very bitter, used for Gout, Rheumatism, Asthma, Bronchitis, and Dropsy.
Attractive milky white annual, commonly used in homeopathy. All parts are very bitter. Used for gout, rheumatism, asthma, bronchitis, and dropsy.
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.