WHITE CLOVER


White Clover is rich in vitamins A,B,C,E,Ca,Mg etc.

The tea is anti-inflammatory, calming, expectorant & antispasmodic.
An infusion of White Clover flowers & leaves is good for detoxification & rebuilding.
It is a good remedy to purify the blood & to treat boils,wounds, ulcers, gout, abscess, menstrual conditions, leucorrhoea, rheumatoid arthritis, arthritis, scrofula & other skin diseases.
A strong tea of white clover blossoms is very healing to sores when applied externally.
Clover flowers can be mashed up to produce a syrupy paste, which is then applied to skin disorders such as open sores or athlete’s foot.

White Clover is stimulating to the liver & gallbladder.

Clover is a good alternative medicine for fevers, Bright's disease, colds, flu & eye ailments.
Clover tea is used for bronchial coughs, whooping coughs & tuberculosis.
White clover is considered a prophylactic against mumps.

It can be used to relieve the symptoms of asthma, can reduce inflammations & assist in combating the symptoms of PMS.
It soothes spasms & can be used as urinal & vaginal relaxant.

White clover cleans the system,decreases irritation & muscular activity of the gastrointestinal tract.
It is also used to decrease the activity of the central nervous system.

PRECAUTIONS:

Headaches, nausea & fatigue are some general side effects caused due to excess consumption of clover.
Its high concentration of estrogen can also upset hormonal balance in women.

RECIPES:

White Clover leaves are edible raw or cooked & can be used in salads, soups, casseroles, etc.
They can be used as a vegetable, cooked like spinach.
It is safer to boil the leaves instead of consuming it raw because the leaves are more digestible if they are boiled for ca 10 minutes the most.
Fresh or dried clover flowers make a delicious herbal tea.
Clovers are legumes, so they provide a protein that compliment whole grains.
Fresh flower heads can be added in stir-fry with rice, or in baking.

Flowers & seed pods can be dried & ground to make into flour.

White Clover Flower Flour by Southern Forager

White Clover Tea:

Add 1 cup of boiling water to 1 tbsp flower heads & leaves & allow to steep for up to 15 minutes.
Sweeten white clover tea with honey or brown sugar.
An infusion of the plant has been used to treat coughs, colds & fevers.
The leaves can be used, in an ointment, for relief of gout.

Iced Clover Tea:

Make a tea from the clover blossoms & mint.
Cool.
Serve with ice, honey,lemon.

BEAUTY:

The texture of fingernails & toenails would improve after drinking clover blossom tea.
White clover can be used externally to treat various skin problems, including eczema, psoriasis, dermatitis, acne, insect bites, ulcers & many more.

MAGIC:

White clover flower can be of a great help for those who are struggling to understand the inevitable & can’t stop denying something they refuse to believe.

Clover is seen as a symbol of fortune & good luck.
In some Scandinavian countries, it is also used to ward off evil spirits & to help a seer develop their psychic abilities.
Hang a bundle over your door to keep negative entities away, or plant it in your front yard, around the edge of your property.

Carry some dried clover in your wallet to bring financial gain your way, or keep it in your pocket when you’re at a gaming table.
Because of its cleansing properties, you can dry some clover & burn it like you would sage or sweetgrass, as part of a smudging or purification ritual.

5 leaf clover brings money
5 leaf clover - sign of good marriage
4 leafed clover - good luck symbol
4 leaf clover is a charm against snakes
4 leaf clover - gives the gift of second sight, communication with fairies
4 leaf clover brings peace of mind, psychic powers, money & treasure
4 leaf clover brings exceptional good luck, riches, protection against sorcery, good health, a faithful lover & the supernatural ability to see fairy-folk.
3 leaf is worn as a protective amulet
2 leaf clover means a lover will come to you again

Protection from Evil.
Carry white clover flowers in a flannel bag to break a Hex.

It was thought to give anyone who carried its leaves the ability to detect witches, sorcerers & good fairies.

White Clover flower & white clover seed can be used for helping overcome fears when living through change,breaking cycles of negativity & strengthen inner knowing & intuition.

To make a tincture of clover blossoms steep in vinegar for 3 days.
The vinegar is then sprinkled around the house to discourage unwanted entities.

Carry some flowers in your purse or pocket as a protective charm & to attract a new love.
White clover counteracts hexes & is scattered around the premises for this.


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