origin : Croatia
Linden Leaf and Flower, or Tilia europaea, is found in the temperate climates of Europe, Asia, and North America. Linden Leaves and Flowers are found in a variety of different species and each has been used therapeutically. The flower of the plant is the part that most frequently used for these preparations. Linden Flower and Leaf has been historically used in Europe and America for centuries for a wide range of complaints - mostly associated with its purported calming properties.
The flowers are added to baths or teas and you'll still find it used in many herbal remedies today.
MAIN ACTIONS :
- promote relaxation & sleep
- anti inflammatory
- mild analgesic
- mild diuretic effects
- linked to lower blood pressure
- soothes digestive tract
- dry + cool
Warning : Generally safe
This information has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration and is for educational purposes only. This information is not intended to prevent, diagnose, treat, or cure any disease or condition.
In addition, many herbs are not safe in pregnancy, lactation, children, and in certain health conditions.
When using plants medicinally, please check with your licensed healthcare provider. In addition, strongly consider working with a trained herbalist.