Borage (Askham)

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This is the entry for borage from Askham's Herbal


Borago is a common herbe, the vertue of it is thus. It will clense the read colour of a man. Also thys herbe is good to destroy the Cardyacle, and the Postumes that be gathered of the black colour. Also the water dronke with wyne, maketh a man glad and merye, thys herbe is hote and moyst in the firste degre.