Violet Leaf Infusion Recipe

Try this Violet Leaf Infusion Recipe for a medicinal liquid that can be used for a variety of health problems.
By the MOTHER EARTH NEWS editors
March/April 1984
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Make this Violet Leaf Infusion Recipe at home to use for medicinal purposes.
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This Violet Leaf Infusion Recipe can be used medicinally and is easy to make at home.

Violet Leaf Infusion Recipe

To make an infusion, pour 1 pint of boiling water over 2 1/2 ounces of fresh, clean leaves and allow the brew to steep overnight. Strain the liquid, which may then be drunk cold by the wineglass every 2 hours. To be effective, the infusion should be made fresh daily.


Read more about healthy uses for sweet violets: Sweet Violets: Edible Flowers, Medicinal Plants.








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