Sweetgrass Smudge Braid
All JUNIPER RIDGE products are 100% Natural and produced using old perfume-making techniques including distillation, tincturing, infusion and enfleurage. A hundred years ago, all perfumes were made this way. Today they to handle every step of the process themselves, from beginning to end. These formulas vary from year to year and harvest to harvest, based on rainfall, temperature, exact harvesting location, and season. The exact formula depends on what Juniper Ridge find in the wind, a conversation with the living, wild ecology.
All of Juniper Ridge plants are wild harvested with the utmost sensitivity and respect for the existing wildscape. They never use alien or invasive species and are actively involved in native plant restoration projects from San Diego to Seattle. Juniper Ridge revels in the intact forest habitats of the West, and tirelessly work to promote education as to how best to protect them.
Ancient incense, sustainably harvested.
Directions: Light the end of the Sweetgrass with a lighter or a match, and allow braid to smoulder and fill your space with the sweet scent of the high plains. Relight as desired. Have a bowl of sand nearby to extinguish. Be careful with fire and never leave the burning smudge stick alone.
Unique vanilla-like scent - one of the most beloved of all Western plants for smudging.
Wildcrafted dried Sweetgrass (Hierochloe odorata) wrapped in organic cotton string. No hidden ingredients. No charcoal or perfume.