California poppy is also known as a “night cap”. It is used in traditional folk medicine as well as in homeopathy. This effective herb is not only used to teat insomnia and anxiety but is also considered an antidepressant and analgesic. The leaves of the California poppy were used by the Native Americans for medical and spiritual purposes. In particular, it was also used there as a sedative and as a mild analgesic.
California poppy: used traditionally to get relaxation, and help against insomnia and anxiety.
Preparations from the dried, flowering herb of the California poppy (Eschscholzia californica) are traditionally used to treat nervousness and light sleep disorders.