Other Names: Hawthorn, Hawthorn Leaf, Common Hawthorn, May, May Hawthorn, Mayflower, Whitethorn, Bread and Cheese Tree, Hagthorn, Red Haw, Ladies Meat, Quick, Tree of Chastity, Pixie Pears, Cuckoo's Beads, Hazels, Gazels, Chucky Cheese, English Hawthorn, Mayblossom, Hedgethorn, Crataegus Monogyna
Traditional Usages: Dropsy, Diarrhea, Heart Tonic, Angina, Irregular Heartbeat, Normalizing Blood Pressure, Insomnia, Digestion, Sore Throat, Heavy Menstrual Bleeding, Drawing out Splinters, Increases Stamina, Cardiac Tonic, Improves Circulation, Thrombosis, Mild Hypertension, CHF (Congestive Heart Failure), Edema, Gout, Stress, Nervousness, Frostbite
Resources: Britain, Europe, Western Asia, North America, North Africa
Parts Used: Leaves, Berries, Flowers, Bark
Administration Method: Liquid or dry for oral intake.
Health Warning: Avoid during Pregnancy and Breast Feeding. If taking medications seek advice from your doctor before using Hawthorn.
Hawthorn Berries – Herbal remedy for Heart Attack: Add one or two teaspoons of berries to a cup of boiling water. Set aside for 20 minutes. Drink three times daily.
Hawthorn Berries – Herbal remedy for Heart Disease: Infuse one teabag of hawthorn berries in a cup of boiling water for 10 minutes. Drink three times daily.
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