St. John’s Wort is a beautiful cheery herb, well documented for helping with anxiety and depression, tiredness and low energy.
In fact, some research has shown the supplement to be as effective as several prescription antidepressants.
It is a nerve tonic, great help for menopause-related symptoms, premenstrual syndrome (PMS) seasonal affective disorder (SAD) and smoking cessation.
Externally St. John's Wort oil is helpful for wounds and burns, sunburns, abrasions, bruises, contusions, ulcers, & muscle aches and pain.
It has antibacterial properties and may also help fight inflammation, plus combat harmful free radicals that can accelerate the visible signs of aging.
The infused medicinal oil, red from the crimson-hued juice of the flower
buds, can be rubbed into the skin. This oil has been used with great
success to help with the pain of burns, sore muscles, sciatica and
damaged nerves. I have seen it work wonders for the excruciating pain of
St. John's Wort oil is perfect in a healing balm, or apply directly to your skin, and is especially helpful to apply at night before sleep.
St John's Wort likes to grow in full sun with well drained soil, it's hardy throughout summer & winter.
Spiritually/emotionally: St. John’s Wort is especially beneficial for sensitive people, providing
emotional protection, healthy boundaries, and the ability to share
one’s own unique inner light with others.
This beautiful plant has many gifts to offer us — I encourage you to seek out St. John’s Wort and to welcome it’s joyful, healing qualities into your life.
Organically grown in a recycled or compostable pot.