Celery Seed - 1 oz
Only available in the United States.
Price: $9.50 for 1 oz
Celery Seed - Apium graveloens
Celery seed is not only a culinary herb, but is also good for many issues, i.e. reduce inflammation, uric acid, cleanses liver and kidneys, flatulence, gout, and many more. Celery seed is from the Apiaceae (Parsley) family.
Function: Promote detoxification and Reduce damp
Effects: Nervine, stomach, urinary antiseptic, hypotensive, sedative, tonic, aromatic, carminative, antispasmodic, anthelmintic, aphrodisiac, antifungal, anti-inflammatory, anti-rheumatic, alterative, deobstruent.
Preparation: Tincture, short decoction.
Other Uses: Celery Seed essential oil is added to perfumes. Sleep pillows made of celery seeds.
Edible Uses: Juice made from the whole plant is bioactive. Celery Seed in essential oil form.
Caution: Though small amounts may be ingested while pregnant, it is wise to abstain. Eating large quantities of celery seeds can cause abortive effects. Do not put Celery Seed essential oil on topically before going outside, as it may increase photo-sensitivity.