Properties of heather honey

Characteristics and benefits of heather honey

What is heather honey?

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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?

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

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

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