Rue: The Forgotten Herb

Rue is an ancient herb trying to stay relevant in the modern world. Learn the history and usefulness of this forgotten herb to keep it alive.

“If a man be anointed with the juice of rue, the poison of wolf's bane, mushrooms, or toadstools, the biting of serpents, stinging of scorpions, spiders, bees, hornets, and wasps will not hurt him.” John Gerard, botanist & herbalist, 1545-1611
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