We are excited to offer our high-quality dried Elderflower, carefully sourced and dried to preserve its delicate aroma and health benefits. Elderflower is a versatile ingredient known for its numerous health benefits, including its anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties.
To brew a soothing and delicious cup of Elderflower tea, start by bringing fresh water to a boil. Add a tablespoon of dried Elderflower to a tea infuser or teapot and pour the hot water over it. Let it steep for 5-10 minutes, then remove the infuser or strain the tea into a cup. For added sweetness, you can stir in a bit of honey or sugar.
Elderflower tea can be enjoyed hot or cold, making it a refreshing and calming beverage any time of day. It also pairs well with other herbs and spices, so feel free to experiment and create your own unique blend.
Dried Elderflower is also commonly used in culinary and skincare applications. It has a sweet and floral flavor that complements both sweet and savory dishes. It can be used to flavor syrups, desserts, and cocktails, and is often used in skincare products for its soothing and rejuvenating properties.
Order our premium quality dried Elderflower today and explore the many uses and health benefits of this delightful ingredient. Whether you enjoy it in a cup of tea, in your favorite recipe, or in your skincare routine, Elderflower is sure to add a touch of sweetness and relaxation to your day.
COMMON NAME Standardized: European elder Other: black elder
BOTANICAL NAME: Sambucus nigra Plant Family: Caprifoliaceae
CONSTITUENTS Potassium nitrate, sambucin, sambunigrin, sugars. The complex sugars of the berries are the immune-active fraction.
PARTS USED Flowers
HEALTH BENEFITS OF ELDER FLOWERS
Elder flowers contain flavonoids (including routine), tannins, organic acids, steroids, triterpenes and vitamins.
Thanks to the presence of active compounds, elder flowers:
- support the body's natural immunity,
- help clear the sinuses and upper respiratory tract,
- gently stimulate the intestines,
- diuretic and diaphoretic,
- positively affect the skin and mucous membranes.
DOSAGE AND DIRECTIONS FOR USE
Elder flower tea:
1 tablespoon of dry flower pour 1 cup boiling water and brew under cover for 10-15 minutes. Strain. Drink a glass of warm infusion 2-3 times a day.
2 tablespoons dry flower put in a small pot and pour a glass of water. Bring to a boil and cook for 3 minutes under cover. Let stand for 15 minutes, then strain. Consume 2-3 times a day for half a glass.
It is not recommended to drink infusions and decoctions of elder flowers for more than a week.
An infusion and decoction of elder can be used to rinse the throat and mouth in inflammation, as well as for washing capillaries, oily and combination skin and for washing eyes affected by conjunctivitis.
PRECAUTIONS Specific: No known precautions.
General: We recommend that you consult with a qualified healthcare practitioner before using herbal products, particularly if you are pregnant, nursing, or on any medications.
For educational purposes only This information has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration.This information is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.