Avena sativa "mother's milk"
How it is used:
Tincture of milky oat tops (a premier restorative for the nervous system) in warm water or tea.
Tea (infusion or decoction) of dried oatstraw
Poultice of powdered oat
Bath with infusion or decoction, powdered oat
Flower Essence (brings clarity and conviction to one's path in life)
Precautions: Possible gluten cross-contamination; potential danger for those with Celiac disease overall oatstraw is considered to be very safe both externally and internally, with no side effects or drug interactions being reported
A Simple Avena Decoction
4 Tbs. Oatstraw
1 qt. filtered water
Bring herbs and water to an ALMOST boil in a lidded pot. Lower to a simmer for 30 - 45 minutes. Turn off flame and let sit until cool enough to drink. Strain and sip throughout the day.
Stress Recovery Blend
2 part Oatstraw
1 part each Nettles, Ashwaganda, and Hawthorn Berry
1/2 pt. each Skullcap and Licorice root
Bring herbs and water to an ALMOST boil in a lidded pot. Lower to a simmer for 20 - 30 minutes. Turn off flame and let sit until cool enough to drink. Strain and sip throughout the day. This tea can also be made as a long infusion (2 - 8 hrs.).
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