Lavender Dried Flowers
USES: A mild sedative for treating headache, nervousness, and nervous insomnia. Also a digestive remedy, especially useful for treating any sensation of overfullness or nausea after eating.
TINCTURE: Dried flowers to menstruum 1:5 (75A:25W)
TEA: 1-2 tsp to 1 cup boiling water. Steep 5-8 minutes.
HERBAL INFUSED OIL: Add 1 part dried flowers to jar and pour in 5 parts carrier oil. Infuse 2-4 weeks. Strain, label, store.
BATH OR SOAK: Place dried flowers in a muslin bag, and introduce into a hot bath or basin. Promotes sleep and improves skin tone. Soak 20 minutes.