Yerba Santa Loose herbs
1 bag of loose Yerba Santa for smudging.
This bag weighs about 1-1.5 ounces, depending on the size of the leaves.
Yerba Santa is an ancient plant that has been used for many centuries. Yerba Santa, also known as mountain balm, consumptive weed, gum bush and holy herb, is an aromatic, resinous evergreen shrub with white-to-purplish flowers. Native to California, Oregon, and Arizona, it has a rich history of traditional use and was prized for its medicinal properties by various native communities throughout the western coast.
Yerba Santa is best known for its affinity to the lungs and has been used to treat numerous physical symptoms due to all types of lung and chest complaints. It is also a great antibacterial plant and traditionally, the crushed leaf was also used externally for bruises, sprains and muscle tension.
Ceremonially, Yerba Santa leaf was traditionally included in smoking blends, along with tobacco and mullein. Because of its powerful aromatics, it is also used for smudging along with white sage, cedar and other aromatic plants.
The plant can be used for protection and setting boundaries, Yerba Santa has also been used for love, purification, growth, empowerment and beauty, and the release of emotional pain stored in the heart chakra.
**Please consult your doctor for any medical use of this product.!
This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.