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Hibiscus Flowers(Hibiscus rosa) (powder or whole)- India

Hibiscus Flowers(Hibiscus rosa) (powder or whole)- India
Item# IRIO63
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Product Description

Hibiscus flowers (powdered) - Hibiscus rosa - Certified Organic from India.

Hibiscus is a sweet, cooling herb well known throughout the tropics for it's flavoring qualities. The flowers give an incense mixture a sweet, floral, lemony, and marshmallow aroma. Use it in small amounts.

Hibiscus mixes well with sandalwood, spikenard, storax, benzoin, and propolis.

Family: Malvaceae

Synonyms: Chinese Hibiscus, Rose of China, Hawaiian Hibiscus

Origin: China, Hawaii, India, Jamaica, Central America, United States: California and Florida

Parts Used: dried flowers

Aroma Description: sweet, floral, lemony and somewhat marshmallow aroma

Emotional Attributes: cooling, strengthening, cleansing/purifying, sensuous, love, prayer

Cosmetic Uses: used as a colorant in cosmetics

Culinary Uses: used to color foods such as jellies and preserved fruits, teas

Medicinal Attributes: used to treat painful menstruation, venereal diseases, feverish illnesses, coughs and is said to stimulate hair growth

Element Association: Water

Magical Associations: Spirituality

Astrological Association: Cancer

Planetary Association: Moon

Season: Spring

Aromatic Note: Top note

Essential Oil: None known

Mixes Well With: benzoin, elemi, frankincense, musk seed, rose, storax, etc. Medical Disclaimer: Information on this web site is for entertainment purposes only. This information is NOT intended as medical advice or for use as diagnosis or treatment of a health problem or as a substitute for consulting a licensed medical professional.

Per ounce/28 grams $2.95
Per 4 ounces/112 grams $11.00
Per 1/2 pound/224 grams $21.00
Per pound/448 grams $38.00