What could be more useful natural lime honey collected toiler — bees in wild and filled with sweet aroma linden wood? He saves from cold and sleepless nights, but only if the real honey, and not «fakes»
Description Linden honey is among the most valuable and best varieties of honey. This kind of product striped bee Industrious produce nectar from greenish-yellow limes. For high quality honey is a deciduous tree is popularly nicknamed the queen bee plants. And this honorable «title» linden is justified: it from the nectar collected from a blossoming tree, bees produce about 16 kg of honey, and a half acre plot with flowering limes — 1 ton or more.
Linden blossoms in June-July. Nectar collected in the thick woods of lime, usually processed by bees in apiaries located in ecologically clean regions of the Ukrainian. This white honey has many medicinal properties. A huge forest -leaved linden with centenary trees give great opportunity to enjoy the honey Gonophore class.
This product differs mainly in light yellow or light amber hue, but sometimes he has an unusual greenish- gray color, which is due to hit this part of the sticky sweetness of honeydew honey. More intense yellow linden honey acquires when he has an admixture of honey flower.
Inherent light honey color, clarity and very pronounced taste (sometimes with an unobtrusive bitterness). They say that once you try this product, then you will not confuse it with any other variety of honey. A proof of this fragrant sweetness reminiscent of intoxicating smell of blooming linden forests.
Depending on the geographic area in which the product obtained by bees, it may be slightly different in some physic- chemical characteristics. For example, Ufa linden honey is colorless and crystallization becomes white and the Amur — unclear yellow.
Along with heather Linden honey is most sweet: it contains approximately 36 % glucose and 40 % fructose. In long-term storage (more than 3 months), this type of honey crystallizes almost white solid coarse mass. Unnatural that is «fake honey remains liquid for a long time and does not crystallize.
Composition and useful properties of linden honey
This product, in addition to superb taste and inimitable flavor, has still many medicinal virtues. Its nutritional value due to the high content of enzymes such as diastase, peroxidase, catalase and inverses lipases. Linden honey contains carotene, vitamins K, E and B complex, many useful microelements and biologically active substances.
Due to this structure this scented product has a wide range of therapeutic applications. Most often it is used as an excellent remedy for colds, because white honey has a strong diaphoretic, anti-inflammatory and antipyretic activity. This bee is indispensable elixir with laryngitis, tonsillitis, tracheid’s, asthma, throat irritation, rhinitis and acute respiratory diseases. It promotes expectoration in respiratory diseases and serves excellent tonic agent.
Antibacterial properties of honey lime are also used in the treatment of gastrointestinal diseases: it helps relieve inflammation and improve the condition of the liver, kidney and gallbladder. By the way, this product attaches to a mild laxative effect.
Linden honey is especially recommended for people with diseases of the cardiovascular and nervous systems: it relieves stress and tension, struggling with sleepless nights, improves metabolism.
Its medicinal qualities, this flavorful liquid sweetness exhibits and outdoor applications. Linden honey, possessing strong wound healing abilities, helps to heal eczema, burns, purulent inflammation and various wounds. Action regarding this product effectively Gram negative and Gram positive microorganisms Trichomonas, amoebae and ciliates.
Limited use of bee product diligence necessary for those who are sick with diabetes and allergic diathesis (i.e. those who have been hypersensitive to it).
So keen on white honey is not recommended for men. The fact that the linden tree being female, contains many female hormones glut which is not desirable for the stronger sex.
Aerosol treatment of white honey contraindicated those who are concerned about the expansion of the alveoli , asthma , heart failure, myocarditis, heart valve damage , frequent bleeding from the respiratory tract .