Raspberry Leaf (Rubus idaeus). Common Names: Hindberry, wild red raspberry, reapberry.
Wild-crafted. Kosher. From Croatia. Especially good at nurturing women's health. It can ease PMS, morning sickness, menstrual cramps, strengthen the uterus, & reduce heavy blood flows.
Contains easily absorbed calcium, strengthening the bones, teeth, & nervous system.
Ancients used it for fertility, love, protection, and strength.
Taste: Bitter (mild), astringent, sweet.
Energetically: Cooling, drying.
Warning: Consult your doctor before drinking while pregnant, do not use in early pregnancy, or if you have Estrogen sensitive conditions. May loosen stools.
Tea/Infusion: Barely boil 8 oz water, add 1 teaspoon of the loose herbs (you can use a tea ball, french press, or other way to strain herbs or leave them in the tea for a super strong brew), steep 3 to 15 minutes. Sweeten with a natural sweetener if desired.
Nurture your body with up to 3 cups a day.
A strong raspberry leaf tea or tincture will sooth sunburn, eczema, and rashes when used externally.
Swishing with a tincture or infusion of raspberry leaf is great for the gums and can help alleviate the symptoms of gingivitis or gum disease.
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