Sweet Osmanthus (Gui Hua)
Sweet Osmanthus is used in Traditional Chinese Medicine to nourish the lung, treat asthma, calm the cough and expel phlegm. Sweet Osmanthus also provides a long list of health benefits such as:
- Detoxifies the kidney, liver and endocrine systems
- Relieves allergy symptoms
- Aides in digestion
- Lowers blood sugar levels
- Relieves anxiety, depression and insomnia
- Relieves menstrual pain
- Treats rheumatoid arthritis
- Suppresses the appetite
Sweet Osmanthus is known for its sweet floral aroma and can be paired with teas or added to desserts.
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