Names: Sambuccus nigra, "Black Elder," Ellhorn, European Alder
Form: Organic whole berries, dried
Traditional Uses: Healing, Home Protection, Blessings
Medicinal Uses: Used to boost and support immune system. Used to clear phlegm and mucus. Anti-viral. Anti-Inflammatory. Used to fight off common cold and flu. Used as a diaphoretic to reduce fever. Alkalizer.
Energetics: Bitter, Sweet, Cooling, Drying,
Zodiac: Gemini & Virgo
Safety: Do not overuse.