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Alexanders

Alexanders

 Alexanders is common by the sea and along roads. It is a useful winter and very early spring vegetable, and the seeds make a peppery spice.

Medicinally, alexanders helps urine flow and reduces gravel in the bladder and kidneys. The leaves can be heated and applied to sores and ulcers to help heal them.