Alfalfa Leaf - Medicago Sativa
The word “alfalfa” comes from the Arabic phrase, al-fac-facah, meaning “father of all foods” as alfalfa is extremely nutritious. The extensive root system (which can grow up to 68 feet deep!) allows the plants to absorb high levels of nutrients from the soil. Alfalfa leaf contains essential vitamins including the entire spectrum of B-vitamins, A, D, E, and K. Alfalfa leaf is a source of iron, niacin, biotin, folic acid, calcium, magnesium, phosphorus and potassium. Alfalfa is a wonderful source of chlorophyll.
Alfalfa works to detox the urinary tract, purifies the blood and liver, has an amazing alkaline (balancing) effect on the body, promotes healthy bowel movement, eases general digestive problems, contains high levels of enzymes for food digestion and assimilation, lowers bad cholesterol, supports healthy blood sugar levels especially when taken with manganese, supports pituitary gland.
Those with gout, hormonal cancer, autoimmune disease, or pregnancy should avoid alfalfa due to reports of upset stomach.
Alfalfa is a feminine herb of the earth element. It is ruled by Venus.
Alfalfa is a bringer of prosperity. Carry it with you when you go to the bank to ask for a loan.
To protect your home and all who dwell within from hunger, poverty and unhappiness, keep a small jar of alfalfa in your kitchen cabinet or pantry.
To protect your property, burn some alfalfa and scatter the ashes all around its boundaries and buildings.
Weave together alfalfa strands to make an amulet to protect against poverty.
Add alfalfa to your magical cooking to ward off disease, bring money into the home and when general grounding is desired.
cost is 2.04 per oz.
**These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. These products are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.