Botanical Name: Trifolium pratense
Components: A low growing perennial named for its pinkish or rose-colored flower heads, red clover is native to Europe but is naturalized across much of the United States.
Overview: This species of clover has always been a lucky charm against malevolence, both mystical and medical. Modern herbalists value the plant for its strong concentration of natural estrogens and its potential to defend against cancer.
Uses: The dried herb is used in teas, tinctures, or powdered and encapsulated.