#yyj Winter Edible & Medicinal Flowering Shrubs

Butterfly Tree (Buddleia davidii)

Flowers:  March

Flowers, Leaves & Roots:  Culinary – flowers, Dye, Medicinal, Tea

Taste:  Sweet

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Cherry Blossoms (Prunus)

Cherry Tree in Bloom

Flowers: Early Spring however this picture was taken first week of Jan, ’18

Flowers:  Culinary, Medicinal, Cosmetic, Decoration, Tea, Jellies, Infused Vinegar, Infused Honey,  Flower Essence

Taste:  Subtle, floral

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Flowers:  March

Flowers:  Culinary – Flowers fresh in salads, garnish, soups, thickeners, jelly, syrups,  Medicinal, Tea, Flower Essence, Infused Honey

Taste:  Fresh & floral like they smell


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Rosemary (Rosmarinus officinalis)


Flowers:  December

Flowers & Leaves:  Culinary – seasoning, garnish,  Medicinal, Tincture, Tea, Infused Vinegar, Infused Honey, Flower Essence

Taste:  Strong aroma & taste, spicy


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Traditional uses and properties of herbs are for educational purposes only.  This information is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.  Every attempt has been made for accuracy, but none is guaranteed. Any serious health concerns or if you are pregnant, you should always check with your health care practitioner before self-administering herbs.

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Feldenkrais® Practitioner since 2007, Communication & Empathy Coach since 2004, Art of Placement  since 2000