This month on Mary Colvin's Herbal Collections blog, she writes about skullcap, a flowering plant that grows in marshy areas.
"Skullcap is considered one of the best nervines provided by nature. It tranquilizes the body and the mind, relaxes over-excited muscles, and soothes the nerves. It is also considered food for the nerves because it calms, strengthens, and supports the whole nervous system," she writes.
Read more about skullcap and its uses HERE.