Pansy Heartsease Herb

R 75.00R 620.00

Pansy Heartsease Herb (Viola tricolor)

As a herbal tea it helps reduce water retention as well as ease chest problems like bronchitis and asthma

Available in 75g and 1kg options.



Pansy Heartsease Herb

Pansy Heartsease herb is a well-known medicinal plant whose biological activities are associated to its antioxidant capacity.

Viola tricolor herb acts diuretic and facilitates the removal of organisms harmful products of metabolism, pansy tea should be used by people who have had the disease as a consequence of faulty metabolism.

With the long history of herbal use and is reputed as a treatment for asthma, epilepsy, skin diseases and other problems. In modern herbalism, it is considered to be purifying herb and taken internally for treating skin problems such as eczema. It is antiasthmatic, anodyne, cardiac, anti-asthmatic, demulcent, diaphoretic, depurative, expectorant, emollient, vulnerary and laxative. As an expectorant, it is helpful for various chest problems such as whooping cough and bronchitis.

In modern herbalism it is seen as a purifying herb and is taken internally in the treatment of skin complaints such as eczema. The herb is anodyne, antiasthmatic, anti-inflammatory, cardiac, demulcent, depurative, diaphoretic, diuretic, emollient, expectorant, laxative and vulnerary. Being expectorant, it is used in the treatment of various chest complaints such as bronchitis and whooping cough, whilst its diuretic action makes it useful for treating rheumatism, cystitis and difficulty in passing urine. It is also used as an ointment for treating eczema and other skin complaints and is also useful in cases of rheumatism, bed-wetting etc.

Medicinal uses

  • Since long time, it is used in folk medicine and herbalism for epilepsy, eczema and skin diseases and for respiratory ailments such as asthma, bronchitis and cold symptoms.
  • It is diuretic resulting traditional use for cystitis and rheumatism.
  • Leaves are helpful for acidity.
  • Apply it externally to alleviate mild seborrhoeic skin conditions, a condition in which the production of sebum is heightened.
  • Its extracts are helpful for skin functions.
  • Use an ointment, apply externally to treat eczema and other skin problems or useful for bed wetting and rheumatism.
  • Use it to treat cutaneous eruptions.

It is best to consult with a qualified qualified herbal practitioner before using herbal products, particularly if you are pregnant, nursing, or on any medications.

AKA: Wild Pansy, Stiefm├╝tterchen, Heartsease, Johnny-Jump-Ups.


Additional information


75g, 1kg