Rubus idaeus Perennial Sun Properties: astringent, stimulating, nourishing, tonic, antiemetic, hormonal and menstrual regulator. Uses: Tonifies and strengthen , the feminine reproductive system. Rich in vitamins and minerals. Can be taken throughout pregnancy. Parts used: leaves of 2nd year before blooming, fruits Notes: can become invasive if not contained. Height: 1 to 2 meters.