(box 280g)

Description

 

Elder is a large shrub with corky, gray-brown bark with feathery leaves. It bears white flowers early in the summer and dark, almost black, berries in the late summer.

 

 

Sensory properties: 

 

The taste of elderflower is refreshing, with a modest flavor, a floral taste, and it is clean and soft.

 

Soothing qualities: 

 

Drinnk elder flower tea if you're a bit feverish, it will soothe your fever by bringing on sweating. It is used especially for situations in which the feverish person feels chilled, and the tea is drunk as hot as possible. Also, a cooled infusion has traditionally been used as a gargle for a mildly sore throat.

 

 

Tips

 

 

To drink elder flower tea, put a bit of elder flower into a mug’s worth of very hot water, let it stay, drain, and drink twice per day.

 

Remember:  If you are ill or you have any health concerns, consult your health practitioner. Do not continuously drink the same infusion for more than ten days.

 

When you use herbal remedies, be aware that they can be extremely powerful, and should you have any side effects when taking these infusions, immediately stop using the herb and consult your health practitioner right away.

 

 

 

Form: Loose Whole leaves that retain all their natural nutrients

 

Packaging: Biodegradable plastic bag in a reusable transparent box