This dainty plant spreads via rhizomatic roots, and is one of the earliest blooms to decorate our lawns and the edge of forests in early spring.
Or, make a simple tincture by covering fresh viola flowers with at least 80 proof vodka. Macerate for a couple weeks.
I’ve read recipes where you can also add 2 ounces of grain alcohol in a mason jar to every one ounce of fresh violets.
For more information on Violets visit: A Modern Herbal, by Mrs. M. Grieve.
Sunday 24 December: 9:00am – 2:00pm
Monday 25 December: CLOSED
Tuesday 26 December: CLOSED
Sunday 31 December: 11:00am – 2:00pm
Monday 1 January: CLOSED
New Winter Hours – January – April 2018
|▪||Open 5 days per week during the deep dark depths of winter:|
Closed: Sunday & Monday.
Open Tues – Sat 11 – 4 pm.
Weather permitting, of course. If the school buses aren’t running, neither am I. 😉
Just to add, the Holiday edition of our newsletter is out. It can be viewed: HERE
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.. I wish you all the best for 2018. Thank you, and Happy Holidays!