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PARSLEY

1oz (25g) - herb for odema (fluid retention), it is diuretic. The leaf is used to make a tea. Everyone will know its use in cooking because it helps digestion eg flatulence. Very nutritional containing lots of minerals esp. Vit C, and therefore good in an underactive thyroid. ... View Details >
£1.50
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ORANGE BLOSSOM

1oz (25g) - calming herb for nerves & hot flushes. May be useful for the nervous system. It smells divine and adds colour to herb teas. View Details >
£2.85
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NETTLE

1oz (25g) - a multi purpose herb which may help skin, joint and urinary. View Details >
£1.60
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MUGWORT

1oz (25g) - bitter herb which may be useful for digestion by increasing the gastric juices. The tea is made from the leaf. Not used in pregnancy View Details >
£1.80
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COMFREY - only sold under consultation

25g/1oz - Traditionally used as one of nature's great healers and may help skin, connective tissue and gastric tissue. The leaf is taken as a tea or used as a poultice on sprains or fractures. You can also make into a cream or an oil by adding sunflower oil. Homeopathic strengths of comfre... View Details >
£2.80
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BORAGE - only sold under consultation

1oz (25g) - a cooling herb, can help with feeling hot. Borage may support the adrenal glands. Borage may help with increasing breast milk, and is often blended with other herbs like fennel and milk thistle. The dried leaves and flowers are used. The flowers make a beautiful addition to pu... View Details >
£1.50
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MISTLETOE

1oz (25g) - May be a good herb for the cardiovascular system. Make a tea by leaving a teaspoon of the herb twigs soaked in a cup of water for 2 hours, then strain and drink half a cup 2 x daily. Check with herbalist for contraindications. DO NOT EAT THE BERRIES AS POISONOUS.... View Details >
£2.20
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MILK THISTLE

1oz (25g) - May be useful for liver and gall. Make a tea from the seeds. It is a tasteless, clear tea. It may aid breastfeeding mothers. View Details >
£1.65
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MEADOWSWEET

1 oz (25g) - May be useful for all digestive problems. Meadowsweet may be a useful addition for joint mixes because of its pain-killing quality (salicylates). The leaves and flowers are used and the flowers smell sweet. View Details >
£1.80
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MARSHMALLOW ROOT

1 oz (25g) - another soothing herb, may be good for urinary, gastric and throats. It has a slippery nature due to the mucilage and makes a cough mix sweeter. Soak the root overnight and strain and drink. Marshmallow was traditionally used to make the sweet. The root can be used to ma... View Details >
£2.99
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MARIGOLD

1 oz (25g) - Here is another "panacea" healing herb which has multiple uses incl. skin, digestive, lymphatics. Used topically as a compress, (along with others like witch hazel & gotu kola). Can help wounds, cuts, burns, bruises & strains. You may gargle the tea. Use... View Details >
£1.55
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LIME FLOWERS

1 oz (25g) - pleasant tea for sleep and may help the cardiovascular system and those who worry. Has a cooling effect which may help to balance body temperature. In fact, have you ever noticed while sitting under a lime (linden) tree that it sweats and you often get a droplet on you. ... View Details >
£2.55
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LEMON VERBENA

1 oz (25g) - a refreshing, anti-inflammatory herb, good for tummies as a nice digestive aid and an alternative for those who don't like fennel/aniseed flavours, in fact it is in my "digestive tea" formula. Has a nice cooling quality and can be drunk cold on a hot day. It is in my "hot flus... View Details >
£3.39
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BIRCH

1 oz (25g) - spring detox herb. May be useful for joints. The leaf of the silver birch tree may help urinary, so all in all, a good cleansing herb. It also contains some pain killing salicylates. Birch branches are used in saunas in several countries. View Details >
£1.85
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LAVENDER

25g/1oz - Everybody knows LAVENDER. Great added to teas for hot flushes as it has a cooling quality. Headaches (including sinus headaches) and anxiety/stress are probably the best known uses. Let's not forget that it also helps digestion. Why not put some flowers in your ice cu... View Details >
£2.90
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JUNIPER BERRIES

25g/1oz - a detoxing urinary herb which aids fluid retention and most useful in gout and arthritic conditions. As a spice, its useful for colic, digestion. Don't forget the great cooking uses of this herb which is neglected. Use in chutneys, soups, mulled wine. CAUTION: Th... View Details >
£1.85
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HYSSOP

25g/1oz - an anti-catarrhal herb. It has calming qualities so may be useful for anxious sleep problems. Make a tea from the dried aerial parts of this plant. View Details >
£1.69
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HORSETAIL

25g/1oz - this diuretic herb is mainly used for urinary conditions with soothing cornsilk. May be a useful detoxer. Nail & hair strengthener due to its high silica content. This feature also helps wounds heal faster. View Details >
£1.65
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HOPS

25g/1oz - great herb for the gastric upsets of diarrhoea and IBS and colitis, and useful in hot flushes due to its oestrogenic substance. It is a lovely herb for the nervous system if one is anxious. Hops is also best known for its sedative property and even smells like it will help yo... View Details >
£3.80
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HIBISCUS

25g/1oz - adds colour to herb teas and has cooling properties so good in fevers. Can be drunk cold in the summer. Useful with henna for natural hair dyes for a vibrant colour! View Details >
£2.00
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