Raspberry Leaf

Raspberry Leaf (Rubus idaeus)

Raspberry leaf are the leaves from the raspberry plant and have been used in traditional medicine for thousands of years. Natural healers have used them to aid women’s reproductive health, while also helping other systems in the body.

As both a parturient and astringent, it tones the uterine membranes and strengthens the pelvic floor to assist childbirth. This toning action increasing the contractility of the uterine walls and makes for more effectual contractions during labour. Raspberry leaf is nutritive to both mother and child, containing a rich assortment of vitamins including vitamin B complex and minerals like calcium, iron and magnesium.

Continuing to consume this tea after labour helps the uterus return back to its normal size, shape and elasticity. Raspberry leaf also boost the immune system and helps fight infection. The herb is a galactagogue assisting to increase and enrich milk supply after birth.

Part used:



Cooling, drying


Uterine tonic galactagogue nutritive astringent


Preventing miscarriage and aiding in delivery






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Raspberry Leaf is used in our Mother Nature Tea.