Properties and Uses:The familiar clove used in the kitchen is the dried flower bud. The fruit Is a seeded berry.
Properties and Uses:Anodyne, anti-emetic, antiseptic. Clove oil will stop the pain of a tooth ache when dropped Into a cavity. A few drops of the oil In water will stop vomiting, and clove tea will relieve nausea. Eating cloves is said to be an aphrodisiac.