Ground ivy tincture

Ground ivyAfter picking this ground ivy (Glechoma hederacea), I stuffed it into a pint-size jar to make a tincture of it.  Then I filled the jar with 100 proof vodka and labeled it for future personal use.  Here’s the completed tincture ready to steep.  Isn’t it gorgeous?

Ground ivy tinctureI enjoyed the intense odor from the ground ivy as I picked it for the tincture.  And I’ve read the bruised leaves are great for headache relief.

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