PACIFIC NORTHWEST GROWN. Blessed Thistle (Cnicus benedictus) Cut and Sifted, Certified Organic.
Blessed Thistle, a member of the Daisy family, was once used by monks to stave away the Bubonic Plague. The “Blessed” portion of the name stuck. Now it is used to aid in the flow of new mothers’ breast milk. Drank in tea form, Blessed Thistle helps urine output (diuretic), liver and digestive secretions. Helps calm cold and fevers. Can be used as a poultice for wounds, boils, and ulcers.
*These statements have not been evaluated by the FDA. These products are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease. As with any herb, you should check with your doctor before using Blessed Thistle.