Plantain grows and spreads along roads and paths. Plantain can be used for tea.
Dried plantain leaves
Used for herbal tea
Recommended use:. ½-1 tsp per cup of boiling water. Let brew for 3-5 minutes and strain before serving.
Narrowleaf plantain got its name because it grows and spreads along roads and paths. The young, fresh leaves can be used in salads and have a flavor somewhat reminiscent of mushrooms. As the leaves get older, they take on a more bitter taste.