Botanical name: Althaea officinalis
Part used: root
Traditionally used in herbal medicine as an emollient for irritated mucous membranes of the gut and respiratory tract. It has a softening and soothing action.
Spiritual uses: Marshmallow root is comforting, soothing and protective. Supports self- love.
Botanical name: Foeniculum vulgare
Part used: seed
Flavour: Sweet, anise
Traditionally used in herbal medicine as a carminative (relieves colic & wind), anti- inflammatory and is indicated for bloating, wind & tummy discomfort.
Spiritual uses: Fennel is used for healing, protection, purification, strength, vitality, passion, and courage.
Botanical name: Mentha x piperita
Part used: Leaf
Flavour: Menthol, cleansing, refreshing
Traditionally used in herbal medicine as an antibacterial, antiseptic, cooling, and carminative (relieves wind & colic) herb. Also, a diaphoretic (promotes perspiration) and acts as a cholagogue (increases the flow of bile). Indicated for colds, intestinal colic, indigestion, flatulent dyspepsia, nausea and vomiting during pregnancy, and irritable bowel syndrome.
Spiritual uses: Peppermint is an uplifting, energetic plant that stimulates physical healing.
Botanical name: Centaurea cyanus
Part used: Flower
Traditionally used as a decorative in tea blends and to give a slight tinge of lavender blue colour to the steeped tea.
Spiritual uses: Blue cornflower is used to enhance psychic abilities, fertility, love, sex, and abundance.
Botanical name: Urtica dioica
Part used: Leaf
Traditionally used in herbal medicine as a nutritive and astringent indicated for inflamed and impure skin. Cleansing.
Spiritual uses: Nettle leaf are protective, dispelling fear, clear energy and strengthen will.