Botanical Name: Artemisia absinthium
The herb, Wormwood, is commonly prepared in the following applications: historical brews, teas, tinctures and capsules.
Wormwood is generally prepared by cutting one teaspoon of the herb and adding it to eight ounces of hot water. Steep for 5-10 minutes.
Wormwood is also prepared as a tincture in the ratio of 1:5, herb to fluid solvent.
Usually Prepared With:
Other herbs that Wormwood is commonly combined with include: Mugwort, Oregano, Rue, Tansy and Thyme.