This lovely woodland plant grows in North America and many others of varying species of Asarum grow throughout the world. This plant has traditional use as food and medicine but comes with a caution due to her containing varying levels of aristolochic acid. We will discuss the pros and cons of using this plant, the medicinal uses and how to safely turn Wild Ginger into herbal medicine.
Wooly Wild Ginger’s Table of Contents:
Note to Parents
All About Wild Ginger
Scramble, Search and More: Word Search, Circle the Energetics, List the Vitamins and Minerals, Word Scramble, Multiple Choice
Herbal Lore: Wild Ginger Gets Noticed
Songs and Poems: Pick Some Wild Ginger, A Woodland Discovery
Herbal Recipes: Wild Ginger Extract 1, Wild Ginger Extract 2, Wild Ginger Leaf Tea, Wild Ginger Root Decoction, Wild Ginger Syrup, Wild Ginger Infused Oil, Wild Ginger Salve
Herbal Crafts: Drawing/Pressing of Wild Ginger, Felt Wild Ginger Plant
How Many Words?
Maze: Can you find your way through the Wild Ginger?
Journal: Write your thoughts, medicine making notes and other information about your month with Wild Ginger
*NEWLY EXPANDED* Final pages – now contains answers to the games and puzzles
PDF digital file – 50 pages from Cover to Cover.