Red raspberry leaf is used to make a tasty tea and is often combined with other tea herbs to give the beverages a more robust flavor. Raspberry contains tannins that give it an astringent flavor and make it a wonderful toning herb.
Botanical name: Rubus idaeus L.
Botanical Family: Rosaceae
Common name: raspberry
Synonyms: red raspberry, European raspberry, hoja de frambueso (Spanish)
The Plant: Red raspberry, black raspberry, blackberry, boysenberry, cloudberry, dewberry, thimbleberry and loganberry are just a few of the 250-plus members of the genus Rubus.
Raspberry, Red Leaf (Cut & Sifted)
- Brand: Frontier Bulk
Botanical Name: Rubus idaeus L.
Directions: To prepare as a tea, pour 8 oz. boiling water over 1-2 teaspoons of herb. Cover and steep for 5-10 minutes, strain and serve immediately.
Size: 16 oz
Package: Foil Bag
Introduction Date: 1982-12-01
Serving Size 2 tsp (1g)
Servings About 431
Amount per% Daily
Total Carbohydrate 1g<1%*
Vitamin C 3mg5%
Red Raspberry, cut (leaf) 1g**
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
** Daily Value not established.
Common Name: Raspberry, Red Leaf
Plant Part: Leaf
Cut: Cut & Sifted
Bar Code: 0-89836-00638-7