Spring Flowers: Mauve

Now that spring is officially here we can finally sit back and really enjoy the beautiful flowers. Speaking of flowers let’s talk about the beautiful spring flower, Mauve. A flower that has bold and beautiful colors, not only to stand out in a garden but can really make a difference in your health as well. This healthy versatile little flower is great for many illnesses such as, the common cold, the flu, sore throat or pharyngitis, and it can reduce fever. Mauve is also great for building immunity to help your body to fight off harmful bacteria and viruses. In the olden days Mauve use to used for various diseases ranging from scarlet fever, and venereal diseases such as syphilis, malarial infections, blood poisoning, and diphtheria. Not only does it ranges in almost every health benefit from A to Z but, Mauve can be an excellent choice to bring out some really great flavors in your dishes. They can also be used in salads and makes wonderful healthy teas. Come and get a healthy taste of spring at SOS Chefs!