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Elder flowers 1/2 Oz. (Sambucus nigra)

Elder flowers 1/2 Oz. (Sambucus nigra)

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One half ounce, whole flower.100% Certified USDA Organic & Kosher.

Elder Flower (Sambucus nigra), also known as elderberry, black elder, or European elder, is a flowering shrub native to Europe, but cultivated worldwide. Holders of a rich history, elderberries have been used for centuries in various cultures.

Medicinally, elderflower, the cream-colored blooms of the Sambucus nigra plant, has been used in teas and tinctures to treat coughs, colds, and flu symptoms. While some studies suggest elderberry may shorten the duration of colds, more research is needed to confirm its effectiveness. It's important to note that elderberries and elderflowers should never be consumed raw, as they contain a toxin that can cause nausea and vomiting.

Beyond medicinal and culinary uses, Elder Flowers also holds significance in magical practices. In some cultures, elder is associated with protection and purification. The wood was used to create wands, and the berries were incorporated into rituals for warding off evil spirits.

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