Skullcap

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Skullcap

 

Plant Uses: Skullcap has been used traditionally for anxiety, nervous tension, muscle spasms and convulsions. As the name suggests, Skullcap can be used to support healing of headaches and migranes. A strong brew of Skullcap tea may help to support folks who are troubled with insomnia through worry, overwork and sickness. A traditional herb of the Native American Indians, Skullcap’s use as a soothing relaxant has been ongoing for centuries.

 

Skullcap is an ingredient in our Sleep Time Tea blend.

 

Plant Preparations: Infusion – make a nourishing cup of tea.

 

Plant Properties: Antiviral, anti-fungal, anti-inflammatory, anti-spasmodic, muscle relaxant, emmenagogue, decongestant, relaxing nervine, sedative, mild bitters.

 

Energetics and taste: Cool, dry, bitter

 

Scientific name: Sculletaria lateriflora

 

Other common names: Scutellaria, Skute, Blue Skullcap, Mad Dog Scullcap, Hoodwort, Virginian Scullcap, Madweed.

 

Family : Lamiacea

 

Parts Used: Leaf 

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Type

Gift Box 70g, Jar 70g, Refill Bag 70g