Scientific Name:Arnica montana
Common Names:Leopard’s bane, mountain daisy, mountain arnica
Habitat:Arnica is native to central Asia, Siberia and Europe. Cultivated in North America.
Arnica is used externally as an ointment for sore muscles, sprains and bruises. It possesses anti-inflammatory, analgesic and anti-septic properties.
CAUTION:Arnica should never be taken internally. Not recommended for long term use as it may cause skin irritation.