Allheal vs Prunella - What's the difference?
As a noun allheal
is any of several plants supposed to have broad healing powers.
As a proper noun prunella is
* all-heal, all heal
Any of several plants supposed to have broad healing powers.
# , a species in the mint family.
# Stachys , a genus of plants in the mint family, heal-all, (self-heal), woundwort, betony, (vern, lamb's ears), (hedgenettle).
# , a species in the valerian family.
From the genus name.
Any member of the genus Prunella of herbaceous plants, the allheals.
Perhaps from (etyl) .
(medicine) angina, or angina pectoris
* prunella salt
(etyl) prunelle, probably so called from its colour resembling that of prunes.
A smooth woollen stuff, generally black, formerly used for making shoes and clergymen's gowns; a kind of lasting.