Cowslip has been associated with fairies and beloved for its ability to calm, sooth and sedate. A restorative herb it helps treat coughs, bronchitis, insomnia, asthma, muscle pain and circulatory issues. It is safe for children and the leaves can be enjoyed in salads and as an herb in stuffings. The plant is becoming scarce in the wild due to over picking and pesticides. Please support cultivation and help preserve wild plants.