Motherwort is literally mother’s herb, a name the plant acquired because of its historical use by anxious mothers. The plant is large, easy to grow, and quite striking – but prickly. The leaves are most often used in herbal teas.
Botanical Name Leonurus cardiaca Common Name Motherwort Herb Country of Origin Bulgaria Cut Cut & Sifted Package Type Bulk Bag Plant Part Herb Size 1 lb
To prepare as a tea, pour 8 oz. boiling water over 1-2 teaspoons of herb. Cover and steep for 5-10 minutes, strain and serve immediately.
Not for use in pregnancy except under the supervision of a qualified health practitioner.