Red Raspberry Leafcooling, pacifying, nourishing Back To Botanicals
Red raspberry leaves are sweet, cool, and astringent, particularly benefiting the female reproductive organs. They pacify pitta, nourish the blood, and strengthen the tissues, allowing vata to flow more easily.
Rubus Idaeus, Rosaceae. The entire red raspberry plant has been used as a tonic throughout history. Most red raspberries are grown in North America and Native Americans have a history of using raspberry to support the kidneys, uterus, teeth, eyes, and mouth. In Tibet, the tea is used to soothe emotional exhaustion. Worldwide, childbearing women are particular beneficiaries; it is estimated that 20% of pregnant women have used red raspberry tea.
Supports regular menstruation
Tonic for easier birth and recovery
Benefits breast milk production
Very high in iron and other vitamins and minerals