Benefits of Lemon Myrtle
Lemon Myrtle is a flowering plant from the subtropical rainforests of central and south-eastern Queensland, Australia, found from Mackay to Brisbane.
As well as being a delicious ingredient in tea, lemon myrtle has a wide range of health benefits including helping with stress and insomnia, a natural remedy for a sore throat, enhancing your immune system and much more.
Lemon myrtle has been used by indigenous cultures for centuries as bush medicine, and its unique flavour is a wonderful way to naturally treat lots of conditions and ailments.
Extracted through the lemon myrtle leaf, the leaves are dried or used fresh as a natural remedy to be used in essential oils, herbal tea, ailments and much more.
A popular ingredient in natural products, lemon myrtle is much more powerful than tea tree and has high concentrations of magnesium, zinc, vitamin A, vitamin E, and calcium.
The lemon myrtle plant is packed with antioxidants and offers plenty of anti-bacterial and anti-inflammatory benefits.
HOW CAN LEMON MYRTLE IN A TEA HELP?
Used to help with sore throats, infections, colds, flu, and to treat infections, lemon myrtle is often used in herbal teas to help enhance the immune systems and also as a powerful antioxidant.
If you have any of the following health issues or symptoms, drinking tea with lemon myrtle could offer some relief:
- Stress and insomnia
- Sore throat
- Issues with acne or pimples
- Boosting the immune system
- Enhancing oral health
- Soothing cramps and digestive issues
- Treating arthritis inflammation naturally
- Allergic reactions
- Viral infections
If you have a stomach upset, cough, cold, virus or you are searching for an immune-boosting ingredient, lemon myrtle in your tea could be the answer
Our Blue Byron Ice Tea is a vibrant tea that is flavoured with Australian native lemon myrtle. Simply add a squeeze of lemon or lime and the acidity changes the colour to purple or pink!
No artificial colours or flavours, no sugar, this drink is ideal for those looking to enjoy the delicious and nourishing benefits of lemon myrtle in a delicious ice tea.
If you would like to add a little lemon myrtle into your day and boost your health naturally be sure to check out our colour changing Byron Bay Ice Tea made with Lemon Mrytle. Not only healthy and refreshing, but this tea is loved by children, and it’s magical colour changing properties will keep them coming back for more.