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Latin NameCommon NameEdibility RatingMedicinal Rating
Aletris farinosaUnicorn Root - Colic Root, White colicroot13
Carex arenariaSand Sedge22
Marrubium vulgareWhite Horehound, Horehound13
Leonurus cardiacaMotherwort, Common motherwort23
Orchis coriophoraBug Orchis22
Orchis italica 22
Orchis laxifloraMarsh Orchis22
Orchis masculaEarly Purple Orchis22
Orchis ustulataDark-Winged Orchis22
Prunus spinosaSloe - Blackthorn32
Achillea ptarmicaSneeze-Wort, Sneezeweed21
Lamium albumWhite Dead Nettle23
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