Making Wintergreen Tea & Extracting Wintergreen oil are the most common uses for this amazing herb. Wintergreen can also be made into tinctures, extracts and salves. If one doesn't prefer tea or tincture, the powdered Wintergreen can be used to make capsules or pills.
"Tame the Spirit" Herbs are always organic, Wild Harvested or Farm Grown using NON GMO seed and no pesticides. Always unprocessed with no additives or preservatives. We keep it " Wild" so you can keep it Healthy!
Packaged in sealed retail foil pouch, always guaranteed fresh or your money back! As shown in our pictures, we also include a really cool, custom made, laminated index card that references your herb. It is yours FREE and a great way to reference your herbs.
The use of Wintergreen both as an herbal remedy and culinary use dates back centuries. The Herb was highly regarded in many Native American Tribes and those traditions still carry on today!
The Wintergreen flavor we have come to know is a completely synthetic flavor but at one time it was harvested from the Wintergreen plant and the identical tasting Sweet Birch. Once you smell and taste the real Wintergreen Herb, your sure to question why we would stop using such a wonderful plant that may provide herbal benefits as well!
Wintergreen is a low lying creeper growing in moist, acidic soil with excellent drainage. It makes fantastic ground cover although germinating by seed can be difficult. The Wintergreen Plant is considered an evergreen plant, even in cold snowy weather the wintergreen leaf will remain shiny green!
The information we share on this website is based on research from books, the internet, research papers, and personal experience with native plants. The information contained in this website should not be considered medical advice. These products are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any illness or disease. For diagnosis or treatment consult your physician.
As with any food, allergic reactions can also occur with herbs. If you are pregnant or breast feeding do not use this herb. Speak with a medical professional if you have any concerns or adverse reactions.