Blessed Thistle

Description

Not to be confused with Milk Thistle (Silybum marianum), Blessed Thistle is native to the Mediterranean and is a member of the Aster family (asteraceae) that was grown in the gardens of monks. Used to make bitter tonics and liqueurs.

 

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    buy now Lactation Support

    Optimizes healthy lactation*

    An ample supply of breast milk is critical for the health of your nursing child. Made with certified organic herbs, Lactation Support promotes healthy lactation of breast milk.* Herbs such as Fenugreek seed and Red Raspberry leaf are included in this formula to support milk flow and provide a natural source of nutrients*

    Herbs:  Blessed Thistle, Fennel, Fenugreek, Marshmallow Root, Red Raspberry

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