Gallium aparine, Bedstraw, Cleavers Ethnobotanist Dr. James A. Duke recommends a dosage of one ounce of dried leaves to a pint of water, 1 to 2 teaspoons of tincture, or 2 to 4 grams of the dried herb in a cup of boiling water, three times daily. As a tea, the plant acts medicinally as a diuretic, lymphatic, and detoxifier. link to Wikipedia article
Gorgeous contrast between the Panton chair and the antique desk! I doubt I could afford the chair and I doubt I could find the desk but, to me, this is the SOUL of eclectic style-- beautiful juxtapostion of disparate styles and period but not at all cluttered looking.