New this year is our Algonquin bundle, a trio of species that are of medicinal, spiritual and/or practical significance to the Algonquin people. Included are 3 bundles of 8 each of:
Sweetgale - Leaves used as a smudge to keep insects away. Can be used to treat fevers, itching and lung and liver ailments. Potent antioxidant and contains anti-viral qualities.
Red Osier Dogwood - used as an astringent and tonic, both internally and externally to treat intestinal and skin problems. Used to relieve cold symptoms and fever. Can be used as a decoration or woven for baskets.
Northern White Cedar - One of the four sacred medicines of the Anishinaabeg people. Used to treat headaches, colds, arthritis, congestion, swollen feet and burns. Contains antiseptic and anti-viral qualities.