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Secrets of alpine plants Pharmacist rediscovers edible healing herbs

Herbs that grow in the Swiss Alps have to be able to survive tough conditions, and many of them have healing properties. Now a scientist wants to introduce the lesser known herbs and their benefits to a wider public.

Besides their exotic names – and in many cases pretty flowers - what are edelweiss, alpine rose, cowslips and eyebright good for? (SF/

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