One of the most revered herbs for the prevention of heart and circulatory disorders, Hawthorn Berry has a normalising action on the heart, either stimulating or depressing its activity, as needed. It is helpful in overcoming high blood pressure, arteriosclerosis and angina, and was traditionally used as an astringent for sore throats and as a diuretic for kidney issues. Hawthorn is also used to regenerate tissue after heart attacks. Used in Chinese Medicine for sluggish digestion.
Contents: Hawthorn berries (Crateagus oxyanthoides)
Preparation: 2 tsp/cup, simmer 10 minutes. Take 3 times daily.
Other Names: Crateagus oxycanthus
Grown in: Poland/Croatia
Organic Status: Australian certified before repackaging
Plant Parts: Berries
Packaging: Home compostable, reusable zip lock pouch
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