Calendula officinalis – Beautiful medicinal flowers

Calendula is one of the most widely used plants in phytotherapy, folk customs and magic of peoples around the world. In ancient Rome, it was believed that Calendula flowers sprouted on the grave of a vestal who died of grief, unhappily in love with a young Roman man. Science has shown, however, that this wonderfulContinue reading “Calendula officinalis – Beautiful medicinal flowers”

Aromatic Elderflower: a recipe for a healing and refreshing syrup and tea

The healing and aromatic Elderflower is associated with good weather. Elder (Sambucus nigra) is a wild, deciduous plant. It blooms in May and June, and then the white flowers turn into berries that are first green, and then dark purple and black. The main part used for medicinal purposes is the flower. Elderflower is richContinue reading “Aromatic Elderflower: a recipe for a healing and refreshing syrup and tea”