Characteristics and properties of heather honey


What is heather honey?

Photo of heather honey
Photo of heather honey

Heather or heath honey is produced by bees when they mainly release heather flowers.

What is heather honey like?

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

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

Properties of heather honey

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

What is heather honey used for?

It is recommended in cases of liquid retention, rheumatism and for the treatment of abnormalities of the urinary system, especially for cystitis and kidney stones.

It is also recommended for the treatment of heart diseases: arrhythmia, myocardial infarction, angina pectoris, etc.

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