Hibiscus is a species of annual and perennial flowering plants, shrubs and deciduous and evergreen trees with large, funnel-shaped flowers that range in colour between Red,white, yellow, orange, pink. Red flowers are used in Herbal and Ayurvedic medicines.
Egyptians used hibiscus tea to lower body temperature, treat heart and nerve diseases, and as a diuretic to increase urine production. In Africa, tea was used to treat constipation, cancer, liver disease, and cold symptoms.
All You Need to Know About Hibiscus
- upset stomach.
- high blood pressure.
- bacterial infections.
Combats hair loss. There’s a good reason you should use hibiscus flowers if you are suffering from hair fall. Rich in vitamin C and amino acids, the flowers improves the blood circulation under the scalp to stimulate healthy hair growth. You can make your own hair growth oil using hibiscus petals
- Scientific name: Hibiscus rosa-sinensis
- Family : Malvaceae
- Flower colours: white
- Height: 13 inch