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It was used as an ingredient in the Befuddlement Draught. It is kept with other potion ingredients in the Potions Classroom at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. It was also an ingredient in the Invigoration Draught.
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- Scurvy grass (Cochlearia officinalis) is a biennial herb that grows in salt marshes or along the seashore in northern and western Europe and Great Britain. Its high vitamin C content meant is was used in the past to help cure or prevent scurvy, or Vitamin C deficiency. Scurvy grass also has antiseptic, diuretic, and mild laxative properties.
- Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (First mentioned)
- The Road to Hogwarts Sweepstakes (First appearance)
- Harry Potter: Wizards Unite