Tag Archives: St Johns Wort Oil

A fabulous sun hat

While I wait for Jen to complete an interesting post about all of the useful herbs and weeds she has discovered growing on our new property, I will tell you about an incredible sun hat that I have been wearing … Continue reading

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A Primer on Oils

At Sunstone we make infused herbal oils. What this means is that we take plant material, such as violet leaves or fresh birch bark, and steep it in extra-virgin cold pressed olive oil for a minimum of six weeks. We … Continue reading

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St John’s Wort Oil in New Mexico

St. John’s Wort (Hypericum perfolatum) is one of my favorite plants. I love its buttery yellow flowers and the way they magically produce a deep red ruby juice when crushed. I love how it pops up in unexpected places like … Continue reading

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