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Why would you buy your dried herbs, spices and other natural products from Pharma Germania?

In addition to our wide selection of herbs and spices we also offer a selection of loose leaf teas and herbal tea blends. These are mixed and imported from Germany and growers around the world

How to make a good cup of tea

Tea made from botanic material (leaves, seeds, flowers etc.) is called herbal tea.
 This can be divided into:A Herbal tea can be made from fresh or dried botanic material – be that leaves, flowers, seeds or roots and is made by pouring boiling water over the material and letting it steep for a few minutes.  This is called an infusion.

Infusion:  Leaves, flowers and powders

Take the required quantity of herbs and place in one cup of boiled water.  Steep for 10-15 min.  Strain and drink hot or cold. 

Decoction:  Root, seeds or barks

Take the required quantity of herbs and place in 500 ml of water.  Bring to the boil on the stove and remove from heat let it steep for 15-20 min. 

Mixture of various herbs:

If a mixture of 2 or more herbs have been made.  Use a teaspoon of the mixture when making your tea.

DISCLAIMER:

If you use herbs, do so responsibly, get as much information as possible. Consult your doctor or trained herbalist about your health conditions and use of herbal supplements.  These products are not intended to replace support and assistance of health practitioners. These products are not medicine in the general sense but supplements that aid the body to heal it.   Herbs may be harmful if taken for the wrong conditions, used in excessive amounts, combined with prescription drugs or alcohol. Just because an herbal remedy is natural, it does not mean it is safe!

You should be clear that wellness is not simply the absence of disease or symptoms, but a positive state of mental, emotional, social, and spiritual wellbeing.  Herbs are natural products – they are natural because the body can recognize them as a whole plant.