Red Clover Cough Medicine Recipe

This Red Clover Cough Medicine Recipe uses wild edible clover to create this medicinal syrup.

| May/June 1971

Learn about this Red Clover Cough Medicine Recipe and how you can use this free wild food in a medicinal syrup.

Red Clover Cough Medicine Recipe

Make cough medicine by adding one cup fresh red clover blossoms to a pint of boiling water. Let it steep in a covered earthen crock until cool and add one tablespoon honey. Take a teaspoonful to control cough from colds, whooping cough, virus, etc.

Read more about finding wild edible foods: Foraging for Wild Edible Food.

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