School: Tulach an Iarainn (B.)

Location:
Tallow, Co. Waterford
Teacher:
Proinnsias Ó Laoghaire

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Herbs

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0639, Page 86

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Moss. Land would want tillage when moss grows.

Nettles. Some people use nettles instead of cabbage.
Dandelion. This weed is sometimes given to birds and has also a cure for birds.
Caisearabhán. This weed is given to birds.
Wild sage. This is a weed which is a cure for nerves.

Informant
Mrs Doolan
Gender
female
Address
Kilmore West, Co. Waterford
Language
English