Mad-dog Skullcap Herb Seeds (500mg)Product Number: SKULLCAP-M
Mad-dog Skullcap (500mg):
Mad-Dog Skullcap is a perennial wildflower also known as Blue Skullcap. Its buds are reminiscent of Bluebells, but it is an herb in the mint family. Traditionally, Mad-Dog Skullcap is believed to reduce anxiety and improve a person's mood. Grow this beautiful and useful wildflower in your garden with heirloom herb seeds from Patriot Seeds. Our seeds are sourced in the USA, 100% heirloom and Non-GMO. They also come in a resealable heavy-duty 4 layer packages, so you can store the seeds for 5+ years. When you're ready to declare your food independence, buy Patriot Seeds!
Mad-dog Skullcap Planting Instructions:
Start by stratifying the seeds, placing them in a sealed plastic bag with a moistened vermiculite, sand, or damp paper towel. Refrigerate the seeds this way for a week. Next, plant the seeds indoors for a 2 week germination period. After the last frost, transplant the seedlings outdoors in full sun or partial shade. Plant seeds 1/16" deep in moist, well-draining soil. The plants should be spaced a foot apart. Be careful not to overwater.
Mad-dog Skullcap Harvesting Instructions:
When the plant is in bloom, you can harvest the aerial parts 3" above the ground for use in teas, tinctures, or liniments. You may use the herb fresh or dry it for long-term storage.
Did You Know This About Mad-dog Skullcap?
Mad-dog Skullcap's unusual name has its origin in traditional medicine. The herb was once used as a folk remedy for rabies.
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