Grower: Carole's Herbs (CS3 Farms)
Price: $5.00 ( Approx. 2 oz./48 tsp/16 tbsp)
%> Available (Exact): 4
Chamomile, Nettle, Rose Hips, and Goji Berries. • Gentle herbs to help you survive the cold and flu season. Have sniffles, stuffiness, or a general "blah" feeling? Chamomile promotes sleep and boosts immunity. It has anti-inflammatory, analgesic and antispasmodic properties, and may protect against diarrhea, stomach ulcers, nausea and gas. It has also been used to reduce muscle spasms and stomach ache. Nettle helps detoxify the body, promotes cardiovascular health, and alleviates allergic reactions. Nettle is used for joint ailments, as a diuretic, and as an astringent. It has also been used to treat frequent or painful urination. Rose Hips are a good source of vitamin C, and can be used to prevent and treat colds, flu, and vitamin C deficiencies. They are used to boost the immune system, fight the aging process, and reduce inflammation. Goji Berries are an adaptogen, contain antioxidants, and are a great source of nutrition. They contain large amounts of vitamins A and C, B2, selenium, potassium, and iron, and have been used to treat fever. Steep 1 tbsp in 1 1/2 cups hot water for 10-15 minutes. Add honey or other sweetener to taste.