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Tea berries

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Gaultheria procumbens


leaves shiny, thick

capsules waxy, red

aromatic oil

methyl salicylate

mint and wintergreen

tea soothing, blood thinning

creeping wintergreen

spice berry, drunkards

staggering over

the forest floor



Copyright Jane Tims 2019


All my best


Written by jane tims

August 28, 2019 at 7:00 am

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