the winter box
The plants have had their spring exuberance, summer blossom, autumn change and now the winter mood brings a quiet time. Our drying room boxes are filled with blossoms, leaves, roots & berries for winter use. Life at Phytofarm moves with the seasons, so we have created seasonal medicines boxes to help you adjust to the changes of the seasons with a variety of plant medicines. Winter is a time for looking after yourself to prevent winter colds and flus.
A delicious glycetract for irritating coughs and sore throats.
- Thyme: Expectorant, antibacterial, antimicrobial
- Marshmallow: demulcent, muco-protective
- Licorice: Anti-inflammatory, muco- protective, demulcent, anti-tussive
Spicy Body Butter
A luscious product made from calendula oil, shea butter, coco butter and essential oils of orange & cinnamon.
On a winters day or night nothing can be more relaxing than a wonderful warming herbal foot bath. Contains Epsom salt, kanuka, rosemary, blue hyssop, calendula flower.
The winter blend is a combination of plant medicines to care for your immune system keep you warm, nourished & decongested!!
- Lemon verbena: Uplifting nervine
- Echinacea: immune enhancing & modulating
- Elderflower: diaphoretic
- Nettle: nutritive, depurative, astringent, decongestant
- Ginger: Warming
A tisane is a non-tannin containing tea.
Look our next medicine box – Spring!!