Leaves identification please

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Feb 14th, '16, 15:43
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Leaves identification please

by Teaholic » Feb 14th, '16, 15:43

Hello,

This is my first post and I would like to know what kind of leaves are these.
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tea leaves with spikes
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Feb 14th, '16, 15:47
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Re: Leaves identification please

by Fabien » Feb 14th, '16, 15:47

Probably Ilex aquifolium or a member of the Ilex genre.

Feb 14th, '16, 15:52
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Re: Leaves identification please

by Teaholic » Feb 14th, '16, 15:52

Right, Ilex! Thanks. So, is it a good choice to drink before bed? Anything that I should know before drinking it? (for example like with senna leaves which are only for specific purpose).

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