Peony Petals,Dried Flowers,DGStoreUK

Peony Petals

£ 1.99

COMMON NAME Standardized: Peony Petals

BOTANICAL NAME Paeonia   
Plant Family: Paeoniaceae

OVERVIEW
The Peony Petals -  Peony is a flowering plant in the genus Paeonia, the only genus in the family Paeoniaceae. They are native to Asia, Europe and Western North America. Scientists differ on the number of species that can be distinguished ranging from 25 to 40, although the current consensus is 33 known species. The relationships between the species need to be further clarified.

CONSTITUENTS
Over 262 compounds have been obtained so far from the plants of Paeoniaceae. These include monoterpenoid glucosides, flavonoids, tannins, stilbenoids, triterpenoids, steroids, paeonols, and phenols. In vitro biological activities include antioxidant, antitumor, antipathogenic, immune-system-modulation activities, cardiovascular-system-protective activities and central-nervous-system activities

PARTS USED   
Dried flowers, Petals

TYPICAL PREPARATIONS
The herb known as Paeonia, has been used frequently in traditional medicines of Korea, China and Japan. In Japan its root was used as a treatment for convulsions. It is also cultivated as a garden plant.
In China, the fallen petals of Paeonia lactiflora are parboiled and sweetened as a tea-time delicacy. Peony water, an infusion of peony petals, was used for drinking in the Middle Ages. Uses are very numerous and can be administered as a tea, poultice, bath herb, soaps, bath bombs, candles, potpourri, confetti, etc

PRECAUTIONS 
Specific: Peony is possibly safe when used by mouth, short-term. Peony has been used safely for up to 4 weeks. It can cause stomach upset. It can cause rash when it comes in contact with the skin of sensitive people.
General: We recommend that you consult with a qualified healthcare practitioner before using herbal products, particularly if you are pregnant, nursing, or on any medications. 
For educational purposes only This information has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration.This information is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.

Flowers are AIR DRIED in the sun to prevent discoloring and browning. These ARE NOT FRESH CUT FLOWERS! They are whole flowers and loose petals, as pictured. Please note that this is a natural product, and there may be variations in colour or scent from batch to batch.

You will receive your selected amount of dried petals or flowers, freshly sealed in a zip - lock bag.

Customer Reviews

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K.W.

Lovely to work with for candles

K
K.
Perfect

Beautiful full petals with rich pink colour, smells great too

R
R.C.
Perfect petals

So beautiful! I cannot wait to use them thank you xx

N
N.P.
Great product

Item as described, great price and arrived quickly. Very happy.

M
M.R.T.
Lovely

I use these for my wax melts & they look so pretty. Fast delivery, highly recommended!!!

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B.D.
Flowers

prompt service

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L.W.
💕💕💕

Amazing

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S.P.
Good Quality

Good quality product. Arrived promptly. Would recommend.

K
K.P.
Great

Highly recommended

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G.G.
Gorgeous

I have been buying petals here now for the last few months and every single buy has been fantastic. The colours are great the amount for the cost is brilliant. Such a great speedy delivery and you get a little freebie too - love it!

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Safflower

Exactly what I wanted. Arrived promptly and no delivery charge! Plus a free sample. Excellent!

Excellent

Excellent,will be buying again

Beautiful colours

Very good quality, absolutely love using! ❤️

Blue magic

This is a very satisfying tea a great taste

Beautiful red colour leaches into water

Having fun experimenting today; finding natural plant dyes. These hibiscus flowers, as you can see, release the most beautiful, vibrant red.