Hyssop (Hyssopus officinalis)
dried herb :: flower + leaf :: 1/4 ounce
whatever purifies you is the correct road :: rumi
An ancient symbol of cleanliness and sacrifice, hyssop's purple spikes were hung to purge evil and even cure head lice.
latin name Hyssopus officinalis chinese Niu Xi Cao other common names none part leaf, flower color green, purple form dried properties antiseptic, antiviral, carminitive, decongestant, emenogogue, expectorant energetics warming, drying sacred/magical purification, protection, cleansing chakra fifth, throat, visshudha aromatherapy soothing, clarifying warnings generally safe; use caution when pregnant constituents phenol, cineole, flavonoids, apigenin, myrtenyl acetate, marrubium, camphor, germacrene, spathulenol, terpenes, vitamin C meridians/systems lung, digestive system, skin, spleen, intestine
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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