Organic Calendula Flowers
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 1oz 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.
Calendula - Calendula Officinalis
Orgin - Egypt
Also known as Marigold, Pot Marigold
Parts - Flowers
Key Constituents - Flavonoids, triterpenes, saponins, volatile oil, salicylic acid, mucilage and resin (calendulin).
Uses - Flowers are used for tea, extracted in tinctures or infused in oil.
Taste - Bitter (mild)
Energy - Warming, drying, soothing demulcent
Safety - Calendula is considered a very safe herb. Should not be used during pregnancy as it promotes contractions. Possible allergen for people with known allergy to the Asteraceae family.
We recommend that you consult with a qualified healthcare practitioner before using herbal products, particularly if you are pregnant, nursing, or on any medications.