Recommended use:. ½-1 tsp per cup of boiling water. Let brew for 5-10 minutes and strain before serving. Drink 1-3 cups per day.
Herbal colouring: light yellow
Bearberry is an evergreen shrub with red berries. This variant is known as kinnikinnick which in indigenous American means "smoking mixture".
Bearberry leaves may be used for tea.
Bearberry (Kinnikinnick) (Arctostaphylos uva-ursi)