Herb of the Day: Hawthorn

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Scientific Name: Crataegus spp.

Key Actions: Antioxidant | Heart Tonic | Lowers blood pressure | Relaxes blood vessels

Common Use: Heart diseases and conditions

Common Dosage Form: Tincture

Fun Fact: Traditionally hawthorn flowers were used in May Day celebrations throughout Europe and have long been associated with fertility.

 

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