Bay Leaves Herb 25gr (H196)

R22.00

Bay leaves bulk 25g

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Bay leaves herb 25g

In addition to simmering in soups and stews. Bay leaves are great for stuffing into the cavity of a chicken before roasting it, and can also be added to the liquid when cooking rice. When ground into a powder, bay leaf is used similarly to a spice.

Magic: An herb of the sun, bay brings the light of summer into the darkest time of the year. Carry the leaf or place in the home to ward off illness and hexes. The leaves of the bay laurel are excellent for concoctions for divination and the sight and are often burned or ingested to induce prophetic visions and dreams. Bay also has a long history of being used for purification, banishing, curse reversal, and protection from evil spirits and illness.

Medicinal: Digestive aid, and will stimulate the appetite. A leaf decoction added to bath water will relieve aching limbs.The leaf and berry are used in salves for itching, sprains, bruises, skin irritations, and rheumatic pain.

Medicinal Preparation:

  • Herbal leaves or flowers: 1 tsp per cup of boiling water. Allow to infuse for 10 min. Strain and drink.
  • Herbal powders: 1 tsp per cup of boiling water
  • Seeds, bark, roots, stems, berries: 20 gr per 500ml of boiling water. Strain and drink.

Disclaimer: Please be aware that this information is provided solely for informational purposes only. It is neither intended nor implied to be a substitute for professional medical advice. Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified health provider prior to using any herbs or treatments made from herbs.