Thorny hawthorn is used for herbal tea to be enjoyed hot or cold
May be used as an aromatic herbal tea
Delicious as a iced tea with lemon slices and mineral water
Recommended use:. ½-1 tsp per cup of boiling water. Let brew for 5-10 minutes and strain before serving.
The thorny hawthorn shrub with its graceful white flowers may be used as an aromatic herbal tea, perhaps with a bit of honey to enhance its flavour. Have a nice cup of hot tea - or add a few slices of lemon and some mineral water, let it cool off in your refrigerator and enjoy a delicious summer cocktail.
C. monogyna & C. laevigata
Cut leaves and flowers of organic hawthorn (Crataegus monogyna and Crataegus laevigata)