Botanical Name: Sambucus nigra
Native to: Europe
Actions: Strong anti-catarrhal properties aided by antiviral and anti-inflammatory qualities to help with various respiratory troubles. Lightly diuretic which can stimulate sweating and help to lower blood pressure.
Description: Elder flowers are a useful remedy for respiratory and chesty conditions. Its anti-catarrhal properties coupled with anti-viral and anti-inflammatory actions assist in fighting colds and flu, fevers, catarrh, rhinitis, hay fever, ear infections and earaches from chronic catarrh.
Elder flower may help to reduce blood pressure and has been thought to assist in controlling diabetes. Furthermore, it may help with arthritic conditions as it aids the removal of waste products.
All information on this site is for informational purposes only. You should talk with your health professional if you suffer from an existing health condition, or if you are on other medication, prior to consumption of our products. You can order Elder Flower online by choosing one of the different sized packs in the weight drop down menu and adding it to your cart……. Our Herbs and Teas are Hand Packed in Earth Bags to minimise portage costs and save the environment. We send our herbs and teas via Australia Post in Compostable Mailers.