Rubus idaeus  drawing of raspberry bush
Habitat Deciduous shrub native to Europe and Asia and cultivated in temperate regions
Constituents Polypeptides, flavonoids, tannins
Actions Astringent
Therapeutic uses Tonic — tones nerves, digestion and mucous membrances and relieves mild diahrroea
Minerals — high in iron
Childbirth — eases and improves efficiency of labour if taken in the last 3 months of pregnancy

absurditii blends Dawn — combined with calendula petals, hibiscus, peppermint, cornflower petals, and rosehips

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