whole herb :: dried :: fruit :: one ounce
Elderberry (Sambucas Nigra)
Only 6 left in stock
Only 6 left in stock
the personal life deeply lived always expands into truths beyond itself :: anais nin
Drooping branches nestle umbrels of delicate white flowers that morph into a canopy of deep purple fruits, offering a tiny treat to hungry birds and sweet nutritive nectar to its gatherer.
latin name Sambucas nigra traditional chinese medicine Jie Gu Mu other common names elder part fruit color purple, black form dried properties anti-inflammatory, antiviral, decongestant, diaphoretic, febrifuge, nutritive energetics cooling, drying sacred/magical powers guardian, ward off evil spirits, protection, divination, prosperity, purification chakra fifth, throat warnings all parts of plant are mildly toxic and can induce nausea from residual compounds of stem and bark; berries should be dried before preserving constituents bioflavonoids, tannin, amino acids, carotenoids, vitamin A, B and C meridians/systems lung, kidney, bladder, immunity
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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