Viola Odorata, (Garden Violet)
The Flower made for the Crow “Io” as sustenance and feed, a secret lover of zeus that he turned into a bird
Expectorant (bronchial catarrh and colds)
Essential oils have an anti-stress effect
Possible to eat (flowers and leaves) and make tea
Ruled by the moon those beautiful violet flowers are symbolic for creativity, relaxation, intuition, calmness.
Leaves: saponin, violin, flavonoids, eugenol, methyl salicylate
Flowers: strong smelling essential oil (curcumen and eugenol), cyamin