Ground or Whole Poppy Flowers For Use As...

  • Poppy Flower Tea
  • Poppy Flower Tincture
  • Preparation Of Poppy Seed Syrup

 

Medicinal use of Corn Poppy: 

The flowers of corn poppy have a long history of medicinal usage, especially for ailments in the elderly and children. Chiefly employed as a mild pain reliever and as a treatment for irritable coughs, it also helps to reduce nervous over-activity. Unlike the related opium poppy (P. somniferum) it is non-addictive.

 

The flowers and petals are anodyne, emollient, emmenagogue, expectorant, hypnotic, slightly narcotic and sedative.

  • An infusion is taken internally in the treatment of bronchial complaints and coughs, insomnia, poor digestion, nervous digestive disorders and minor painful conditions.
  • The flowers are also used in the treatment of jaundice.
  • The petals are harvested as the flowers open and are dried for later use.
  • The latex in the seedpods is narcotic and slightly sedative. It can be used in very small quantities, and under expert supervision, as a sleep-inducing drug.
  • The leaves and seeds are tonic. They are useful in the treatment of low fevers.
  • The plant has anticancer properties.

Red Poppy Flowers~Whole or Powder

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  • The poppy flowers are collected from May to June and dried very quickly to preserve the color.
  • The medicinal compounds of poppy flowers are rhoeadine and other alkaloids such as flavonoids, organic acids, tannins, saponins, bitter substances, resin, mucilage, and starch.
  • Ingredients: 100% Red Poppy Flowers (Papaver Rhoeas) 
  • Country of Origin: Morocco