Arnica montana is one of the natural extracts that we use in our award-winning multi-tasking oil for its healing and anti-inflammatory benefits. It is traditionally used for bruising.
Arnica montana (A. montana), synonyms Doronicum arnica and D. montanum, is one of 40 species in the Arnica genus. It is a well-known member of the daisy family (Asteracea), with daisy-like orange-yellow flowers. It is native to Europe where it grows wild and is also commonly known as Leopard’s bane, Wolf’s bane, Celtic bane and Mountain tobacco. Half of the annual global trade is wild-harvested in Romania, and Spain is also a major producer. 1, 2