Almost all of us have at least once tried delicious and healthy green tea, but Linden flowers are not only used for decoctions.
Experienced hostess long do on the basis of their healing infusions and fragrant lime lemonade, the properties of which we want to tell our readers.
Properties of lime blossom
Linden flowers contain many valuable components. It is essential oils, tannins and flavonoids, vitamin C, antioxidants and amino acids. Thanks to them, the lime color and has so many useful properties.
- Flavonoids in fragrant flowers make blood vessels more elastic, which protects them from atherosclerosis.
- Tannins help to cope with inflammatory processes.
- Glycosides in lime color have a diaphoretic action, which makes the drink of lime is indispensable in the cold.
- Lime blossom helps to rid the body of excess fluid.
- Tincture of Linden inflorescences improves digestion.
- The sweet smell of Linden is soothing, helps alleviate stress and reduces appetite.
Women after 40 have to drink lime tea. No wonder our ancestors identified this tree with the goddess of love and beauty Lada.
Fragrant lime lemonade
Velvety and viscous taste of Linden flowers is beautifully revealed in desserts and refreshing beverages.
Fake lemonade helps to transfer the searing summer heat, replenishes the stock of vitamins, tones, quenches thirst, soothes and relieves headaches.
- 2 handfuls of lime blossom
- 1 lemon
- 2-3 tbsp honey
- 3 liters of water
- mint leaves (optional)
- Zagotovo Linden flowers with trees growing far away from dusty roads. A little to dry them in shady place. Under direct sunlight to dry the lime color is not recommended, as in this case, quickly disappear valuable essential oil.
- Put in a glass jar two handfuls of Linden flowers and honey. Lime in the lemonade, if desired, can be combined with mint, lemon balm, Basil and other herbs.
- Slice the lemon with peel slices.
- Put in a jar and pour clean cold water.
- Stir, cover the jar with cloth and a natural place for 6-8 hours in a Sunny place. For a more intense taste you can wait a day.
- Remove the lemon, squeeze, strain the lemonade through a sieve.
Drink to your health!
Don’t miss the opportunity to stock up while walking medicinal lime-blossom, because the health of your family is in your hands!
Contraindications have refreshing drinks with lime color almost no, but diuretic and diaphoretic properties, caution should be taken people with heart disease, and expectant mothers.