Goat's Rue

Description

Goat’s Rue (Galega officinalis) is a hardy perennial herb in the pea family native to Southern Europe, the Mediterranean and western Asia. It is named Goat’s Rue after the disagreeable odor that is released upon bruising the plant. The name Galega is derived from gala, meaning milk, and ago, meaning to bring on. It is mucilaginous and has a bitter and astringent taste, and it was used traditionally as a…

 

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    buy now Lactation Support Tea

    Nurturing for nursing mothers*

    Nursing mothers need added nourishment and hydration. Lactation Support is a delightful, fresh-tasting tea made from all organic herbs, including Stinging Nettle, Goat’s Rue and Fenugreek, which promote the production of breast milk.* Fennel and Lemon Balm help promote healthy digestion and provide the subtly sweet, aromatic flavor that makes this tea delightful.*

    Herbs:  Fennel, Fenugreek, Goat's Rue, Lemon Balm, Marshmallow Root, Nettle

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