Served in tea to induce love, it can also be carried by pregnant woman to alleviate the pains of pregnancy and childbirth. It is also thought to bring Good Luck in Marriage Matters and is associated with fertility as are most plants whose fruits contain many seeds. The leaf and fruit can be dried and made into an herbal amulet to protect and strengthen the female reproductive organs or a pregnancy. It is also said that steeping the berries in wine and serving them to a lover will strengthen the relationship. The plant, when grown near a home or business offers both physical and energetic protection.
Medicinal uses: Raspberry is known to have both astringent and stimulant properties which account for its ability not only to strengthen uterine muscles, but to tone pelvic muscles as well. Some of the many ailments that this herb can allay include burns, conjunctivitis, diarrhea, morning sickness, P.M.S., and sore throat.
Wildcrafted Canadian Grown Herbs