Chrysanthemum Flowers (Ju Hua/Gook Fa) 500g
Chrysanthemum Flowers are more widely known for being sold in hand-tied bouquets but dried chrysanthemum’s have many different health benefits that you may not be aware of. A delicious and popular beverage in many parts of the world, Chrysanthemum tea is extremely good for you. It has been around for over 1000 years and originated in China. Rather than using just the leaves, Chrysanthemum teas works best when the whole flower is infused with hot water.
Chrysanthemum Flowers do a lot more than just look pretty. A delicious and popular beverage in many parts of the world, Chrysanthemum tea has a number of impressive health benefits. It can help to protect your heart, boost your immune system and calm your nerves, among others.
While this may not be the first variety of tea you think of when you’re looking for a brew, it has been around for more than thousand years, after originating from China. When infusing the whole dried flower in hot water, it releases a wide range of antioxidants. It also contains vitamins, minerals and soothing chemicals, making it a delicious and highly nutritious drink!
One of the most popular reasons why people drink chrysanthemum tea is to calm themselves down. The tea acts as a nerve relaxant and people tend to drink it to relax and unwind after a long day. It is a natural coolant which helps lower the body’s temperature which is especially good for those suffering from a fever or even heat stroke. Chrysanthemum tea is naturally caffeine free which benefits those using it to calm them down as it doesn’t contain any side effects like anxiety, tension, irritation, nervousness and confusion.
Other benefits may include:
- Improving heart health
- Acts as anti-inflammatory agent
- Boosts immune system
- Improves vision
- Increases your metabolism
cold & flu relief
As well as being a calming tea, Chrysanthemum tea can also help cure a cold and flu. The tea contains a lot of vitamin C which helps ease a heavy head during a cold and provide relief for any sinus problems, as well as easing head congestion you may have. Drinking Chrysanthemum tea helps in providing relief for a sore throat, redness in the eyes – as well as itchiness and dryness in the eyes – all of which can occur during a nasty cold.
Weight 0.58 kg Weight