BLACKBERRY

BLACKBERRY:

Also Known As: Brambie and Dewberry

HISTORY:

We know Blackberry today for it’s sweet taste as a syrup. Put it on crepes or pancakes and you’ve got a treat!

PREPARATION:

  • Decoction:

Add 1 teaspoon of powdered root to a cup of water. Boil for 30 minutes. Add milk and drink up to 1 cup daily.

  • Tincture:

Take up to 2 teaspoons daily. Follow package directions for commercial preparations.

USE: (Grow Your Own)

Blackberries grow easily from a half an inch root cuttings. They can adapt in many conditions but they grow best in loose, moist rich soil with manure or finished compost. Harvest roots and leaves as necessary.