Wormwood – Organic
Wormwood Foliage – Wildcrafted
Wormwood named after the Greek Goddess Artemis, the goddess of the hunt.
Known more commonly for it’s use in the making of Absinthe. In Mexico it was worn on the heads of women in celebrations honoring the Goddess of Salt. It was considered the apocalyptic tool of God to punish a sinful mankind – “… it grew up in the trail from the serpents tail, as it slithered out of the Garden of Eden…”. Egyptian papyrus dating from 1600B.C. described Wormwood as a medicine to rid the body of worms, and it is used for this purpose to this day.
It has been shown to be beneficial with the following conditions as well as actions:
Amenorrhoea, anthelmintic, anorexia, antiviral, appetite loss, arthritis, catarrh, colic, crohn’s disease, delayed menstruation, disordered bile flow, disturbed digestion, dysmenorrhoea, dyspepsia, flatulence, gastritis, herpes virus, increases the flow of gastric enzymes/pancreatic enzymes and bile, indigestion, insect/flea/moth repellant, killing of intestinal protozoa/parasites/worms, nausea, pain relief with childbirth & many skin conditions.
Organic Wormwood Artemisia absinthium (foliage)
Available in black kraft bags.