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The word comfrey is derived from the Latin word for "grow together".
The word comfrey is derived from the Latin word for "grow together".

In Praise of Comfrey: An Herbal Healer

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It's been cultivated since 400 BC as a healing herb. Greeks and Romans used comfrey to stop heavy bleeding and heal broken bones. Today, the leafy herb is more of a pain than a prize for some gardeners. But Todd Moe spoke with an Antwerp gardener, who praises the hardy plant.

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Todd Moe
Morning Host and Producer

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