Antioxidant Nutrients – Aronia Leaves May Reduce Blood Pressure

January 5, 2021 0 Comments

Aronia nations or Aronia is an annual plant whose flowers grow to about four inches or so and are yellow-green in color. It has dark green leaves and blooms during the spring. It has white flowers, which will stay on for a few weeks after the blooms fade. As with most annuals, Aronia can be planted in any season and will take root and grow well if you dig it up and spread it in the garden right after it has come up.

Aronia is a large genus of succulents, which belong to the family Rosaceae, native to central Europe and primarily found in damp wooded areas and swamps. The genus is considered to have at least two or three common species, one of which is quite common in Europe. Although they are not classified as true vines, they do grow fairly tall and some have been found to reach three feet or higher. They are cultivated as vegetables, fruits, and even wild flowers.

Many health benefits are ascribed to Aronia berries, or chokeberries, as they are sometimes called. One of the many claims is that the pulp from the leaves contains antioxidants which are thought to reduce the risk … Read More