Roses are so much more than beautiful fragrant flowers. They are also full of vitamins and nutrients and have many medicinal benefits. There are so many ways that rose buds and petals can be used fro culinary creations and teas to luxurious spa products and cosmetics. They are also mentally calming. Roses are used for love, happiness, and emotional balance. Roses are associated with love and romance and are used in mixtures for increasing good fortune, attracting love, boosting your psychic powers, healing and protection. Roses are one of the great herbs that are excellent for the whole person - body, mind, and spirit
Rosa centifolia or Rosa gallica, Apothecary Rose, rose
Rose buds and petals are generally considered safe for most people in normal doses. High doses may result in side effects such as upset stomachs, diahrrea, vomitting, headache, or fatigue.
This information is for educational purposes only and is not intended to cure, prevent, treat or diagnose any disease. This information has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. You should always consult with your doctor before starting any herbal treatment or regimen.