PASSIONFLOWER: botanical Name: Passiflora incarnata | Origin: Italy | Plant Part: Aerials
100% Certified Organic Passionflower: One of nature's great miracles, passionflower is great for both mind and body. Natural calming effects along with numerous other health related benefits make it a very popular herb. A mild sedation herb that is excellent in the treatment of sleeplessness and anxiety.
Health benefits: anxiety/depression | insomnia | antioxidant/anti-inflammatory | lowers blood pressure | fights stress and anxiety | opiate withdrawal
Precautions: Do not take Passion Flower if pregnant, breastfeeding or suffering from liver damage/disease. Passion Flower can interfere with blood thinning and blood pressure medications. If you are taking any medication, please consult your health care practitioner.
Taste: The taste is very unique with a strong herbal aroma and flavour (Note: this herb does not taste anything like passion fruit it is mainly consumed for it's natural calming effects)
How to enjoy: 1 heaped tsp per 200ml in a teapot and infuse in boiled water for 5-10 minutes until desired strength is reached.
Kombucha: add 1-2 tablespoons + 1 tsp sugar to your kombucha tea in a 750ml flip-top bottle or other air-tight container. Leave to ferment for 4-6 days at room temperature.