This herb is Known for its healing effect on the heart but has a calming effect on the entire nervous system. Another great herbal ally for women at all stages of life. Can be very helpful for PMS, menopausal symptoms, postpartum stress and depression. Can be helpful in hyperthyroidism and Graves disease as well as heart problems that are stress induced in both Men and Women. Easy to grow plant that forms a large mound of pretty scalloped leaves and sending up flower stalks to 5 feet with whitish/pink wooly flowers that bees adore. A motherwort plant should grow in every Herb garden.Prefers full sun or Partial shade.Perennial Hardy to zone 4.