Bearberry is a leathery-leaved bush widespread in Italy's mountainous areas. It produces unpleasant-tasting red berries but its leaves are used in herbal medicine. These are picked in summer.
Arctostaphylos uva-ursi L. Spreng
How To Use
Tannins, bearberry acid, arbutin, quercetin, potassium salts, flavonoids.
Aids drainage of bodily fluids and urinary function.
Use: When urine passes green this is evidence that the bearberry treatment is having effect.