Healingifts Herbs and Healing
Organic Oat Tops
Botanical Name: Avena sativa
Common Names: Groats, Common Oat
Oats are the seeds, milky oat tops refer to the unripe seeds and the whole plant harvested and dried is referred to as oatstraw. Oatstraw refers to both the flowering milky tops and the stem of the plant combined, (as in whole plant medicine) and is used to make wonderfully nourishing and delicious herbal infusions.