Dried - Cape Rose Geranium
Common Name: Cape Rose Geranium.
Botanical Name: Pelargonium capitatum x radens.
Fragrance: Rosy, minty.
Parts Used: Leaves, flowers.
Properties/attributes: Anti-bacterial, astringent, deodorant, diuretic.
Traditionally used for: Skin ailments, deodorant.
Organic Dried Rose Geranium. Excellent as an herbal tea, infusion, decoction, or in a tea-blend.
Certified organic by Lacon GmbH. Control code ZA-BIO-134. Equivalent to Reg. (EC) 834/2007 & (EC) No 889/2008. NOP (regulation USDA).
The Rose geranium is reputed to help heal bruises, cuts and scrapes, eczema, hemorrhoids, nail fungus, and sunburns as well as help with insomnia and varicose veins. It is also said to be a great natural insect repellent and is well known in the ancient world as a tick repellent for dogs and humans alike!
As an infusion with a great Rose fragrance, it is thought to
be used as an Immunity booster
be Helpful in Digestion
be useful in Skin Care