Latin: Galium aparine

Arabic: Al-Sawatir

Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM):  Zhu Yang Yang

 

A “relaxing, diffusive and soothing diuretic.” (Menzies-Trull in "The Herbalist's Prescriber")

“Cleavers is a very valuable plant and is perhaps the best tonic to the lymphatic system available.” (David Hoffman in “The New Holistic Herbal”).