The essence is distilled from the dried flower’s buds of this enormous tree (20 meters) of the Indian Ocean islands.
No other spice has and still is been so profusely used on earth, to flavour foods and drinks or as medicine. Clove is an unparalleled remedy against microbe infections of the intestine, of the respiratory, urinary and genital apparatus.
Clove buds tea is advised in aromatherapy in the last month of pregnancy in order to reinforce the muscles of the uterus. Clove buds essential oil is heating, stimulates the circulation and is a famous aphrodisiac. Another property is that it is a strong anesthetic.
At the psychical level, its “anti-cold” scent is tonic and heats the spirit, removes melancholy, awakens passion of the heart, provokes the desire to believe and to make, and the courage to throw oneself in the current of the life.