Botanical Name - Calendula asteraceae
Other Names - marigold, pot marigold
Origin - Poland
Flavor Profile - Flavor Profile is Citrus-like with a sharp finish
Culinary Usages - Used in the food industry as a coloring agent for cheese and other foods. Pairs with many other herbs and flowers used in tea blends. Add to tea blends and to lend golden color to sauces and soups.
Typical Preparations - Use in infused oils, lip balms, salves, creams, lotions and hair and skin rinses. Excellent for making natural diaper rash creams and other products for babies and children.
Calendula from the Latin word that means "little calendar" or "little clock", a reference to the fact that the plant's bloom coincides with the new moon each month. Calendula is a source of the antioxidant carotenoids, lutein and Zeaxanthin.
Packaging - We package all of our herbal, fruit powders and spices in a heat sealed mylar bag which serves as a very effective barrier to light, oxygen, odors, flavors, moisture, and bacteria. The bag can be resealed with any household iron or curling iron.
Precautions - No known precautions. If you are taking any other herbs or supplements please consult with a qualified health-care provider before starting any new regimen. If you are pregnant or breast feeding, consult with your physician before taking.
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