Juniper

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Juniper
Cat Given Name : Juniper
Other Name(s) :
Description :

The juniper is an evergreen bush with thick-set branches, narrow bluish-green leaves, small yellow flowers, and purplish berries each containing three-cornered seeds.

Properties :

Juniper can be used to ease coughs, other respiratory problems and stomach pain; it can also serve as a counter poison. It can also induce miscarriages, and so should not be used on a pregnant queen.

Related Knowledge
Complaints : Chronic Cough,
Symptoms :
Species :
Seasonal Availabilities by Territory *
Spring
Summer
Fall
Winter
* To find a plant that is not available in an area, it must first be approved by the Game Admins. Please PM one of the Admin Team for that permission.
^ The listed seasons are those in which the herb is ready in some way for harvest. Consult the collection methods below for details.
Collecting & Storing Berries
When to Collect : Early Leaf-fall
How to Collect : Pluck the berry from its calyx.
How to Preserve : Leave in full sun to dry.
How to Store : Store in neat piles.
Collecting & Storing Leaves
When to Collect : Newleaf
How to Collect : Pluck leaves of healthy green color from the plant.
How to Preserve : Lay the leaves in the sun to that they may dry quickly.
How to Store : Store in loose piles in a dry, cool place.
Detailed Usage Information
Berries : May be consumed to ease stomach pains.
Berries : Consume juniper berries to help flush adder poison from a cat's system.
Berries : May be consumed to aid in the relief of nausea.
Leaves : May be consumed to ease coughs.