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Chickweed Leaf Tea 50g

Chickweed Leaf Tea 50g

Chickweed Leaf Tea 50g

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Latin Name: Stellaria media

  • Fresh, light and herby flavoured tea
  • Traditionally used as an expectorant and a wound healer
  • Supports healthy digestion
  • Re-sealable Airtight Foil Pouch
  • 100% Pure Botanical Ingredients – Nothing Else Added
Quality Assured Vegetarian and Vegan Safe
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Chickweed Leaf Tea 50g from Indigo Herbs is made from exceptionally high quality Chickweed plants. Chickweed has been traditionally used for centuries, especially by Native Americans who used it for the treatment of respiratory disorders and as an effective wound healer. Due to its high content of vitamin C, Chickweed vinegar was used by sailors to prevent scurvy when they had no access to fresh citrus fruits. Chickweed Leaf Tea can be made into a delicious hot herbal tea and consumed daily.

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Indigo Herbs Chickweed Leaf Tea can be infused in boiling water and made into a delicious herbal tea drink. At Indigo Herbs we are passionate about premium quality botanicals. Explore the tabs on this page to find out more about the quality, manufacture and suggested use of this herb. We are unable to advise you here on the benefits of our herbal products, however we do recommend you take the opportunity to research the many benefits of this herb. At Indigo Herbs we are committed to empowering optimum health and nutrition and assisting you to take responsibility for your own health and wellbeing, by having access to many of nature’s healing botanicals. Please consult a Herbalist as to how this product can benefit you.

Also known as: Chickweed

Making a delicious cup of tea with loose leaf herbs is simple and easy. Brewing loose leaves is a traditional art with many different styles and varying items of tea brewing equipment on the market. There are one cup teaballs that can be filled with loose leaves, flowers, and barks and submerged straight into a boiling cup of hot water and then left to infuse. The rule of thumb with brewing loose leaves is to allow them to fully release their beneficial aromatic phyto-chemical content.

This process is lovingly called brewing and takes 5-10 minutes so a tea cosy is recommended if you are using a pot. When making a pot of tea it is advised that you use one teaspoon of loose leaf tea per person and one for the pot. Any true tea maker who truly appreciates the art would recommend heating the pot first, and of course when the tea is fully infused it is absolutely necessary that the drinker sits down and takes a minute to enjoy! For full instructions go to our How to make Herbal Tea Page.

Chickweed Leaf Tea can be made into a delicious hot drink by decocting the Chickweed leaves into boiling water. Use 1-2 teaspoons per cup of boiling water and steep for 3-10 minutes depending on taste. Then strain and serve.

The leaves that are used for Indigo Herbs Chickweed Leaf Tea come from plants that are grown specifically for the use as tea. Cultivated in close proximity, the Chickweed plants first reach maturity before they can be cut and dried in semi shade. Only the best prime examples of the leaf are used in our tea. The plant matter is then slow dried out of direct sunlight and tested for pollutants before being made ready for shipping.

There are no known contraindications or drug interactions.

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