The Juniper bush of Junzin (JBJ) is a small evergreen shrub with needle like leaves with small purple berry like seeds.
The seeds can be eaten(but they taste bitter raw) and used as an ingredient in other dishes. The “berries” can be used to make the flavoring in certain alcoholic drinks, like Gin
Junzin was a hermit. In fact he was the stereotypical botanist who enjoyed the company of his plants and breeding them to make new species.
He was known, to his hatred, of being the best botanist in the land. Constantly being harrassed for medical herbs and such, he kept moving further and further away from civilisation, taking only his most favoured plants and tools with him. At some unknown point Junzin acquired the seeds of a rare Juniper bush
In itself, the Juniper...Read More