Rose Buds for Tea & Bath

Rose buds and petals  (Italy) A very popular blend of food grade Rose buds and petals are used widely throughout tea history.    A black tea blended with roses is known as “Rose Congou”.    Also a lovely touch to any Herbal Bath blends.    A rose is the flower of love.   (References from Meditations with Tea by Diana Rosen)

“Gift to the Gods”

In Ancient Greece there was an array of fragrances that we used quite often and these fragrances were: myrrh, cardamom, violet, lotus, narcissus, mint, bergamot, dill, gilly flower, lilies, storax, cassia, cinnamon and rose.  (Reference: “Aromatheraphy for the Soul” by Valerie Ann Worwood)