Cypress is known for its astringent and ‘drying’ qualities. Useful to aid in the treatment of fluid retention, varicose veins and haemorrhoids; relief of muscular and menstrual cramps and menopausal symptoms. Good for respiratory complaints, for the temporary relief of coughs and the symptoms of colds and flu (not for children under 2 years).
Botanical Name - Cupressus sempervirens
Plant Part - Leaves and twigs
Origin - France
Growing Method - Wild