Plant Magazine of Botanical-online September 2017

Natural remedies

Linden honey properties

Characteristics and benefits of linden honey

What is linden honey?

Linden honey is produced by bees that mainly suck linden flowers.

A detail of common linden flowers
A detail of common linden flowers

Characteristics of linden honey

Linden honey is a soft yellow color, very fragrant. It has a great ease of crystallization so it hardens quickly.

Properties of linden honey

It is a honey with antibacterial, expectorant, antihyperchloric, and sedative properties.

What is lime honey used for?

Its antibacterial capacity makes it very suitable for the treatment of respiratory system abnormalities such as colds, flu, bronchitis, etc. (Take a couple of spoonfuls of linden honey a day) (Very good to sweeten specially prepared herbal teas for these anomalies)

It is especially indicated to neutralize excessive gastric acids, hence it can be used perfectly after meals to avoid acidity, flatulence, or gastric or duodenal ulcers. (Sweeten a digestive tisane with linden honey)

The sedative properties of linden honey can help treat nervous problems such as anxiety or insomnia (Drink a glass of warm milk with a tablespoon of linden honey before going to sleep)

More information on honey types and properties in the listing above.

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