St. John's Wort gets its name from the reputation of blooming on or near June 24th, the day celebrated as the birth date of John the Baptist. St. John's Wort properties help promotes a healthy mood and emotional balance and its uses for this date back to the ancient Greeks. It also contains anti-inflammatory and antibacterial properties.The dried herb is traditionally used in tea blends or used to make infusions, tinctures, and extracts.
Dried Flower Tops / Cut & Sifted
Culinary and Medicinal Herb
TISANE "HERBAL" TEA BREW TIMES:
Ground tisane teas and tea bags - Steep 2 to 5 minutes
Loose leaf tisane teas - Steep 3-5 minutes
Root and seed-based tisane teas - Steep 6-8 minutes
*Steep in newly boiling water (212ºF) to best release the health benefits.
St. John's Wort
Specific: Not to be used during phototherapy. Fair-skinned persons should avoid excessive exposure to sunlight during use. May decrease the blood levels of certain orally administered drugs. Consult a qualified healthcare practitioner before taking with medications.
General: We recommend that you consult with a qualified healthcare practitioner before using herbal products, particularly if you are pregnant, nursing, or on any medications. Keep all herbs out of reach of children and pets.
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