Dried silverweed herb is a perennial plant that is native to Europe and Asia. It is also known as Potentilla anserina or goosegrass. The plant is typically found in damp, grassy areas such as meadows and riverbanks. The leaves of the silverweed plant are thin and elongated, and the flowers are small and yellow. The plant has a long history of medicinal use, and has been used to treat a variety of ailments.
In cooking, silverweed can be used as a herbal seasoning or added to salads for a unique, slightly bitter flavor. It can also be brewed as a tea.
Botanical Name: potentilla anserina
Also known as: Ternstroemia, Cinquefoil, Five-finger grass, White cinquefoil, Anserine, Goosefoot, Wild cinquefoil, silver feather, silver cinquefoil