Flax

Linum usitatissimum

Properties and Uses:
Source of linseed oil and linen. Said to be soothing and softening to irritated membranes. Seeds once used for skin and mouth cancers; colds, cough, lung and urinary ailments, fevers; laxative; poulticed (mixed with lime water) to relieve pain of bums, gout, inflammation, rheumatism, boils. Oil, a folk remedy used for pleurisy and pneumonia, has been promoted like Evening primrose oil. A folk cancer remedy, possibly containing some antitumor compounds found in Mayapple

Flax SEED

$1.50 CAD
Brown (Meal)

Half Pound

$3.00 CAD
Brown (Meal)

One Pound

WHOLE

$1.25 CAD
Gold

Half Pound

$1.25 CAD
Brown

Half Pound

$2.50 CAD
Gold

One Pound

$2.50 CAD
Brown

One Pound

$2.50 CAD
Gold

Half Pound *

$5.00 CAD
Gold

One Pound *

Herbie's Herbs' Tinctures

Herbie’s Herbs tinctures are alcohol-based preparations macerated in 50% distilled cane sugar alcohol at a 1:2 ratio. Read more here

Compared to other methods, alcohol helps extract nearly all active constituents from a herb yielding stronger tinctures that require a lower dose to attain beneficial effects.

Alcohol eliminates the growth of bacteria and mold while preserving the valuable constituents resulting in a much longer shelf life.