Violet cough syrup
Apply a cloth soaked in violet leaf and/or flower tea to the back of the neck to treat headaches.
The flowers are eaten as a breath freshener.
- 1/2 c
- plus 2 tablespoons violet flowers cleaned
- 1 qt
- 7 1/2 c
Bottle or if making for later use you can put in jelly jars and boiling water bath 20 minutes to seal for shelf life. Makes a great addition to a sick basket.