Organic St. John's Wort
Need a small amount of herbs for a project? We've got you covered! All of our herbs are either wildcrafted, from local farmers or purchased through organic suppliers that have ethical standards online.
We offer this herb in 2oz only at this time (this is by weight) and we package it in a reusable muslin bag, so if you are infusing the herbs, you can use the bag as a strainer when done.
St John's Wort - Hypericum perforatum
Orgin - Europe
Also known as Goatweed, Rosin Rose
Parts - Flowering tops
Key Constituents - Volatile oils, tannins, flavonoids, Naphthodianthones
Uses - Infuse in oil to use on skin, used in tinctures and extracts, salves
Taste - Astringent, Bitter, slightly sweet
Energy - Cooling, Drying
Safety - This herb is known to reduce the effectiveness of a number of medications, do not use in conjunction with benzodiazepines or other psychotropic medications, blood thinners and oral contraceptives (this list is not all inclusive, consult your healthcare practitioner before using). Also contains constituents that may cause photosensitivity to sunlight in fair skinned people if taken internally.
We recommend that you consult with a qualified healthcare practitioner before using herbal products, particularly if you are pregnant, nursing, or on any medications.