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Hops. Mmmmm! Beer.

Marty pointed this hops vine out so I made sure I got the picture. Apparently I was thinking about beer and therefore have the weird smile. I know that it is used in making beer, but I don't think it is a wild edible plant.

I have seen this info though..

  • "Hops is an herbal medicine used to treat insomnia (sleeplessness), nerve pain, nervousness, and anxiety"
  • and this...

  • "Hops (Humulus lupulus)
  • Hops are relaxing, sleep-inducing, and antiseptic.

    It is good for general insomnia, especially tension or anxiety-related, or associated with restlessness, indigestion or headaches.

    Hops can be mixed with chamomile in equal parts.

    Use by mouth or in bath."

    Do your own research of course.

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