Yes, that pesky weed is your lawn is actually Plantain a natural remedies herbal plant that has many uses.
The Plantain herb is astringent, anti-toxic, antimicrobial, anti-inflammatory, anti-histamine, as well as demulcent, expectorant, styptic and a diuretic. The herb can be made into an external poultice to treat insect bites, poison-ivy rashes, minor sores and boils.
It can also be used into wild food foraging recipes such as salads, pesto and creamy green sauces.
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