Jul. 22, 2021

Rose of Sharon

The Rose of sharon tree is said to lower blood pressure.
The plant contains vitamin C, and anthocyanins which are antioxidants...
The flowers are edible and used in salads and smoothies...
She's from the mallow family...
The leaves are an expectorant and a diuretic...
Like mallow the Rose of Sharon is mucilaginous...
It's good for the skin and it is a benefit to your intestinal health...
She soothes...
There are many other benefits...
You can make a tea from the leaves and flowers...
One to 2 tablespoons of the herb unto your liking...
Rose of Sharon blooming now in NW Ohio...