Skullcap is a perennial native to North America. It was used extensively by the Cherokee and other Native American tribes for many medicinal purposes and to induce visions. In Western society, Skullcap is a powerful medicinal herb unsed as an anti-inflammatory, abortifacient, antispasmodic, slightly astringent, emmenagogue, febrifuge, nervine, sedative and is strongly tonic.
Skullcap is also used as a natural treatment for ADD, throat infections, nervousness, insomnia and many other ailments.
Common names: Scutellaria lateriflora, Skullcap, Blue Skullcap, Common Scullcap, Hairy Skullcap, Hooded Skullcap, Helmet Flower, Hoodwort, Madog Skullcap
We sell dried, premium Skullcap foliage.