Borage (Borago officinalis)
Other Common Names:
Burrage, Herb of gladness, Bee bread.
Borage comes from the Mediterranean region and West Asia.
Borage is under the dominion of Jupiter and the sign of Leo. It's flowers are associated with bluntness and talent and have been used very much over the years to lighten and cheer those with melancholy.
What's in it?
Saponins, glycosides, cell salts and minerals potassium and calcium etc.
Are all Borage remedies the same?
Borage is a very powerful plant on an emotional level in terms of lifting melancholy/sadness.
How does it work?
It is best taken 5 drops about 5 times daily under the tongue. If the condition is very accute, doses of 30 drops 2-3 times a day may be taken.