Roots of ginger (Zingiber officinale) and of dropwort (Filipendula vulgaris). Watercolour.
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Dropwort roots were used to treat stones of the kidney and bladder and for epilepsy. They are still used locally for coughs, dropsy and intestinal worms
Ginger is used as a flavouring and to relieve stomach upsets
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