Properties of heather honey

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Characteristics and benefits of heather honey

heather honey
Heather honey

What is heather honey?

It is the honey produced by bees when they mainly suck heather flowers.

Characteristics of heather honey

It is a amber red or almost dark honey with a bit of bitter taste and with little smell.

Like most dark honeys, it has a high mineral content.

Properties of heather honey

It is a type of honey that can increase diuresis, that is to say, the production of liquids.

What is heather honey used for?

More information on honey types and properties.

Written by Editorial Botanical-online team in charge of content writing

19 May, 2020

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