Botanical Name: Passiflora incarnata.
Part Used: Fresh leaf and flower.
About Passionflower Tincture: One look at the astonishingly intricate and beautiful flowers of this vining herb tells us that we are part of a sacred world. These flowers may stop us in our tracks, reminding us of the majesty and mystery of life, bringing our worries into clearer perspective, resetting our nervous system and softening our gaze. Avena's fresh Passionflower tincture contains this herb's unique qualities, helping us relax, quieting the mind and occasional tension, and nourishing the nervous system. Passionflower helps us to gently step off the merry-go-round of circular thinking and mental overload, assisting us to settle into a more peaceful mind and restful sleep, which in turn supports us to meet the next day with openness and presence.
Passionflower is a wonderful ally for children and adults alike who find themselves in need of extra support navigating transitions, stressful events, and a new perspective. This special herb is grounding, sensual, and a valuable ally for navigating the joys and stresses of life.
Taste / Energetics: slightly cool and dry, mildly bitter.
Actions: relaxing nervine, hypnotic, antispasmodic.
When to reach for it: When you want to feel more comfortable in your body. At night when your mind is racing with circular thoughts and you just want to sleep. Supportive for mild menstrual discomfort and menopausal mood swings or occasional sleeplessness. Eases teething or grumpy children. Useful when traveling, and for helping you put the weight of the world down to focus on cultivating inner peace.
Ingredients: Fresh Passionflower (Passiflora incarnata) leaf and flower†, Spring Water, Grain Alcohol^.
Servings: 30 per 1oz bottle.
Serving Size: 20 drops (1ml).
Suggested Use: Add 10 to 20 drops (.5-1ml) to 1oz of water three times/ day or as directed by your healthcare provider.
Safety Considerations: May cause drowsiness, use caution if driving or taking sedatives. Discuss with your healthcare provider for use during pregnancy.
^Certified Organic, ^^Sustainably Cultivated, **Consciously Wildcrafted, †Biodynamic®
*This statement has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.