Sooth the minor discomforts of life naturally with Colonial Remedies Teas from Oliver Pluff & Co.
Colonial Remedies Tea No. 8 is pure lavender. Lavender has the most widely recognized aroma and is know for its soothing, calming and aromatic qualities. Colonists thought that lavender could cure over 40 different ailments, among them minor headaches and pains in the head resulting from colds*. Lavender is a flowering plant in the mint family that is native to the Mediterranean coast. It is also cultivated for its essential oils and fragrant blossoms, as well as its floral notes.
- Helps relieve minor headaches and pain in the head related to the common cold*
- Pure lavender blossoms are naturally caffeine-free
- 20 lavender tea bags for a total weight of 1.6 ounces of tea
- Attractive tea tin with Colonial-style printed paper wrap label
- 2-year shelf life
- Hand-packaged in Charleston, South Carolina
Apothecaries, who were trained to diagnose, prescribe and produce treatments through an apprenticeship, acted as doctors in the 18th century. They knew little about chemistry but figured out treatments that could address certain symptoms through trial and error — and observation. Read the Trend and Tradition magazine article, "A Dose of Expertise", to learn more about interpretation at the Pasteur & Galt Apothecary Shop in the historic area.
*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent disease. Please be advised: You should consult your doctor before making dietary changes. Pregnancy and Lactation: Do not use without the advice of your doctor.