Our beloved grandfather, Poppy Sol, started this business in an open-air market. Three generations later, we’re still bringing smiles to our customers' faces.
Our hibiscus flowers are ideal for brewing hibiscus tea, a smooth, relaxing, naturally caffeine-free drink with a fragrant aroma and a tangy, cranberry-like flavor. Gaze into your teacup and you'll see rehydrated hibiscus flowers serenely floating in the deep magenta-colored tea. Hot hibiscus tea is soothing in the winter, while iced hibiscus tea delivers a cool kick in the summer.
Mix hibiscus tea leaves with other herbs and flowers for flavorful herbal beverages. And don't throw out these fragrant petals after one use – the flowers can be steeped multiple times until the magenta color begins to fade. The flowers for our tea are picked from the bright red hibiscus plants, grown in warm regions around the world.
Hibiscus Tea Health Bits & Bites
1. Lowers Blood Pressure: A 2008 Tufts University study found that hypertensive adults who drank 3 cups of hibiscus tea each day were able to lower their blood pressure.
2. Good For Your Cholesterol: A 2009 study in the Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine found that patients who drank 2 cups of hibiscus tea a day for a month had a significant decrease in their LDL ("bad") cholesterol and an increase in their HDL ("good") cholesterol.
3. Antioxidant Rich: Hibiscus flowers contain high concentrations of the antioxidants in the form of Vitamin C, cyaniding, and anthocyanins. These antioxidants may help mitigate damage from free radicals.
Cultures throughout history have enjoyed hibiscus tea, from the Pharaohs of ancient Egypt to many countries in Central America and the Caribbean. In Hawaiian culture, a single Hibiscus flower is usually worn by women and depending on which ear it is worn behind, it signals whether or not she is available for marriage.
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marsha November 18, 2010
“my order arrived in less than 24 hours, and I didn't even pick the faster shipping!! The tea is abundant and economical and there was a generous free gift!! Thank you so much”
Aaron, Northwest, In August 26, 2010
“Nice, fast shipping. Thank you for the sample. Your prices are good, very reasonable shipping,and quality is excellent.”
patric August 20, 2010
“thank you for the little extra the dates were nice and fresh and really good. the hibiscus leaves are in my mead right now hopefully i will get a great batch of egyptian mead thanks again,”
Geoffrey, Buffalo, NY July 13, 2010
“I made my order and it was here very quickly! I am delighted. A lot of fun all around and I'll order again! Hurray! You are great! ”
Helen June 22, 2010
“I just want to shout from the rooftops that I placed my online order Monday 6/21 a little before 3PM and just over 24 hours received my "Flor Jamaica" or Hibiscus flowers. I just finished making some Jamaica water and they are SUPER! I can't wait to share with mi amigo, Leon. Awesome!”
Annelise, Secaucus, NJ May 18, 2010
“GUYS! I just received my order and you are absolutely quick and awesome! the tea smells like the one I used to drink in Egypt!
Thanks a bunch, I will buy from you again and again!”
sally, Odenton, MD April 21, 2010
“Thank you so much for the wonderful products you offer. I was quite surprised when I opened my package which arrived within a day and found the chocolate covered cookies. They were indeed delicious and I could not stop eating them.
I would like to compliment you on the notification emails and the superb quality of your products. I have referred several family members to you and they also enjoy all of your products. Keep up the quality service.”
Nancy, Evergreen, CO April 21, 2010
“Dear Nuts Online,
I received my first order from you and was thrilled! The little extra surprise included in my order was just delightful and so delicious! I look forward to ordering from you again in the future! Thanks again for making that personal connection with your customers! Sincerely, Nancy Gilchrist”
Loren, West Hollywood, CA April 8, 2010
“Wow! I was so excited when my package arrived. I ordered tea, which was very fresh and delicious, and a sweet appreciation gift was included. What a lovely surprise. :)”
Leonard, kalispell, montana April 2, 2010
“I drink hibiscus flower tea; two cups a day ; 7days a week as a supplement that I literally cannot go without... I am impressed with the flowers i just received..best ever ...period...have a nice day”
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Pat, Lacey, WA December 7, 2013
“You are so fast! This is my 4th order of hibiscus flowers. I really love what they do for my blood pressure. I tried the white hot chocolate mix and it's great. Thanks for the figs. They taste great.”
Serving Size 175g (~6.2 oz.)
(Approx. 2.6 Servings/Pound)
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Packaged in the same facility as peanuts, tree nuts, soy, and milk products.
Store in a cool, dry place for up to 6 months. We do not recommend refrigeration or freezing.
Country of Origin: Turkey
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