whole herb :: dried :: flower :: quarter ounce
Calendula (Calendula officinalis)
Only 3 left in stock
Only 3 left in stock
the best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched – they must be felt with the heart :: helen keller
Calendula is a beautiful fragrant flower, with a bright and cheery hue. Its vibrant energy spreads abundantly, grounding the soul and healing the heart.
latin name Calendula officinalis traditional chinese medicine Jin Zhan Ju other common names pot marigold, desert marigold part flowers color yellow, orange form dried properties alterative, anti-inflammatory, antiviral, antibacterial, antispasmodic, astringent, cholagogue, diaphoretic, emmenagogue, hepatic, lymphatic, stimulant, vulnerary energetics cooling, drying, constricting sacred/magical powers affinity to comfort heart, happiness, prosperity, love, psychic and harmony chakra second, sacral, svadhisthana warnings generally considered safe and nontoxic; use caution during pregnancy or if allergic to other members of the asteraceae family constituents flavonoids, polysaccharides, saponins, lycopene, carotenoids bitters, resin, mucilage meridians/systems spleen, liver, heart, skin, stomach, wounds
October Fields® herbs are organically grown and hand harvested using veganic farming methods, without the use of pesticides, herbicides and animal amendments. Consciously crafted and sustainably packaged with ♥ in small batches, Maine USA.
Single herbs consist of whole plant parts, as noted, and are not cut/sifted or processed into powders, pills or blends. You will receive whole flowers and leaves or stems and roots rough cut to +/- 1″, packaged in a biodegradable pouch. Herbs do not include usage/preparation information, as they are intended for professional herbalists and customers who have the knowledge necessary to safely prepare their own formulas.
Plants can be powerful medicinal allies, when used responsibly. Creating a relationship with their vital energy ensures a symbiotic partnership that can offer a spiritual connection to our emotional healing and physical well-being. Although most herbal preparations are safe and effective, it is important to note that there may be potential side effects and individual results may vary. Please consult your licensed herbalist or health care provider and do your own research before you place your order, so that you may become an empowered, knowledgable and compassionate caretaker of our own body.
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