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Common Name: Single Delight
Moneses uniflora is a Evergreen Perennial up to 0.10 metres tall.
It is harvested from the wild for local use as a medicine..
Europe, including Britain, from Iceland south and east to Spain, N. Asia to Japan, N. America.
Pine woods, the margins of moist woods in shady mossy places often in a bed of pine needles, avoiding calcareous soils[
|Pollinators||Bees, Flies, Beetles, Self
An infusion of the dried plant has been used in the treatment of coughs and colds[
]. The plant has been chewed, and the juice swallowed, as a treatment for sore throat[
]. A poultice of the leaves has been used to draw out the pus from boils and abscesses, to draw blisters, to help reduce swellings and also to relieve pain[