Athonite Herbs – Lime Blossom · Lowers Blood Blessure · Body Detox | Mount Athos Pharmacy
Lime blossom is rich in flavonoids, mucilage, tannins, acids, glycosides, and volatile oils. Its tea has a wonderful nice mild taste, but Mount Athos honey may be added if so desired!
Net Weight: 200g
Lime Blossom from the Athonite Herb Line, Mount Athos Pharmacy, Karyes of Agio Oros
Mount Athos lime blossom from the “Monastic Recipes” collection is a real treasure for human health. The Athonite fathers collect and package valuable herbs for the human health on a daily basis.
The lime blossom has a number of uses. Spectacular, rich honey is produced in hives that are situated next to lime blossoms. The flowers produce an abundance of sticky, sweet nectar that bees seem to find irresistible. Any bee keeper would be lucky to have a lime tree in the area. Some of the world’s best honey comes from the nectar of the lime blossom.
Lime blossom is rich in flavonoids, mucilage, tannins, acids, glycosides, and volatile oils.
• It lowers stress
• increases blood flow to the skin
• induces sweating
• helps in cases of stomach disorders
• lowers the body’s temperature
• reduces cold and flu symptoms
• body detox
• has strong anti-fungal properties
• calms itchy skin
Some people swear by lime blossoms to greatly lower stress levels and help treat anxiety and nervous disorders. It has a natural calming effect when consumed in a tea form. Switching from coffee or regular tea to a cup of lime blossom tea three times a day can help one calm down and become less nervous. Infants who are overwrought and upset can usually be soothed by placing them in a bath with a strong infusion of lime blossom.
Because of its calming effect on the nervous and circulatory system, lime blossom is also used to treat high blood pressures, especially those brought on by stress. It not only slows a person’s heart rate, but can also cause mild coronary vasodilation. One herbalist even thinks that it also has a healing effect on blood vessel walls, which can even extend to the improvement of varicose veins.
Since it is a diuretic when taken as a cool infusion, lime blossom can help ailments that affect the urinary tract.
Boil 1 teaspoon linden blossom in 1 cup boiling water and drink 2-3 times a day.
Lime blossom tea has a nice mild taste, but Mount Athos honey may be added if so desired. When preparing lime blossom tea, it is important to remember to cover it while it steeps. Some important volatile oils that give the tea its soothing effect can escape in the steam!
Keep in cool and shady place.
Origin: Mount Athos Pharmacy, Karyes
Net Weight: 200g