Check out this pic of the rhizome of the Solomon' s Seal plant that look just like bones! This herb has been used for centuries and many people report that it works great for treating broken bones, sprains, injured tendons and ligaments, arthritis, dryness in joints and "slipped"/herniated discs. Solomon's Seal has the remarkable ability to restore the proper tension to ligaments, regardless of whether they need to be tightened or loosened. This makes it a valuable remedy for sports & activity related tendinitis etc.. Depending on the type of problem, salves using Solomon's Seal can be customized for you by the addition of herbs for pain, spasms and inflammation.