White Willow Bark (Salix Alba) Herbal Tea (1lb/454g) BULK - Swedish Bitters Herb Company Private Stock
Latin (botanical) name: Salix Alba
Common names: White Willow, Cricket Bat Willow, Pussy Willow
Plant Description: A deciduous tree, the White Willow is generally found along stream banks, shores, and fertile woods in England, North Africa, parts of Asia, and northern, temperature parts of North America. The White Willow is a large tree, growing as high as 75 feet. It is covered with a with a rough gray bark with very brittle twigs at the base. The leaves of the White Willow are alternate, long and thin, finely serrate, and covered with short hairs. It flowers between March and June.
Use: Make a tea by pouring approximately 2 cups of boiling water over 2 heaped tsp of herb. Let steep for 3-5 minutes. In general, sip a cup before breakfast, and another 2 hours after dinner.
Cautions & Interactions: Keep out of reach of children.