The pleasant-smelling leaves of the Raspberry bush have long been used in herbal remedies, especially for women's health.
A classic Venus herb, it is said to bring good luck in love and marriage. A bath made with Raspberry leaf, in Hoodoo tradition, will draw a lover and keep him or her faithful. It is also used to enhance creative and divinatory powers.
Red Raspberry is used as astringent and as a stimulant. Raspberry leaf tea is used as a gargle in sore mouths, canker of the throat and is a perfect wash for wounds and ulcers. An infusion of Raspberry leaves is used in the regulation of the bowels. It helps during parturition also.