Archive for July, 2010

White Clover Flower Essence

white cloverWhite clover (Trifolium repens) is a small perennial plant with trifoliated dark green leaves and white flowers. This herb grows in lawns and fields. It has been sacred for the Celts and is supposed to protect against bad magic. White clover leave plays a role of good luck omen: the one who found 4 leafed clover will be blessed by luck and God’s protection. For centuries, white clover flowers and seeds have been used for producing white clover flower essence which has a number of therapeutic properties and benefits. (more…)

Anise Herbal Tea

Benefits of aniseAnise is known for its amazing savory fragrance which has a vast use both in culinary and medicine. In ancient Indian,  Ayurvedic and traditional Chinese medicine, benefits of anise played an important role,  and for many centuries this plant, which originates from the Mediterranean region and is a relative of parsley, has been widely used around the world. Anise tea is made from anise seeds or the leaves of Anise herb (Pimpinella anisum), the fruits of which have a beautiful star-like look. (more…)