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Hibiscus can be used for healthy food colouring and for tea infusions.
Add 1/4 cup to 1 cup boiling water and let it steep for colouring.
ability to lower blood pressure and has cooling effects on the body. Therefore is beneficial for hot flashes. It is high in antioxidants and vitamin C. Antioxidants in hibiscus tea may help to lower the the LDL cholesterol level. Hibiscus is also rich in protocatechuic acid - a powerful antioxidant that also has anti- tumour properties. Hibiscus tea also benefit the liver and other organs in the human body and cause diseases including cancer. Hibiscus tea has antibacterial properties and is also rich in malic acid,, tartaric acid and citric acid.
Fruity teas are caffeine free. The hibiscus gives these teas a deep colour. Fruity teas like Bella Coola, Blue Eyes, Bingo-blueberry, lady Hannah and many more. Great alternative to sodas and pop. Suitable for the whole family.