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.
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.
Ingredients: Blue Lotus Flower
Serving Suggestions 3-5 grams of dried flowers per 1–2 cups (250–500 mL) of hot water, steep for 5 to 10 minutes.