Blue Lotus Flower Tea
Blue Lotus (Nymphaea caerulea) is one special flower, also sometimes named 'Egyptian Lotus, Sacred water lotus, Blue Lotus Lotus, Sacred Lotus, Sacred Water Lily' - has a long history in Egypt as a natural mood enhancer. Of such importance was this flower, that within the tomb of Tutankhamun Blue Lotus was found as an important part of his transition to the afterlife.
The relaxation effects of Blue Lotus are legendary and is highly recommended prior to sleep thanks to aporphine, nuciferine and natural alkaloids contained within. Also historically placed in white wine overnight and used as an aphrodisiac.
Our Blue Lotus flower is pesticide-free, non addictive, and safe in small to moderate amounts.
Health benefits of Blue Lotus tea
Blue Lotus has been used in traditional healing practices for thousands of years but is mainly used for its relaxation properties which have shown to help with sleep, stress, and lower anxiety levels.
- Can aid against stress
- Lower anxiety
BREWING & CARE GUIDE
Always take care when brewing our Blue Lotus tea as we recommended hot water for best tasting results.
- 3-5 grams of dried flowers per 1–2 cups (250–500 mL) of hot water
- Let steep for 5 to 10 minutes
- Keep remaining tea sealed in a cool place.
Do not drive or operate heavy machinery after consuming. May cause drowsiness in some individuals.
Comes in compostable clip lock bag/s.