Latin Name: Acacia Senegal (L.)
Acacia is a fairly common and well-known tree, with large spikes on the branches and trunk. The flowers of the plant contain sugars, organic acids, vitamins A and C, essential oils, glycosides, flavinoids robinin and tannin.
– Acacia contains water-soluble dietary fibers that are not only helpful in reducing weight but also helpful in keeping your cholesterol under control.
– Acacia flowers are used in traditional and natural medicine to treat herpes, gastritis and to restore appetite.
– Acacia flowers have an unmistakable aroma, which is said to have slightly sedative effect on the nervous system, reducing anxiety.
– Acacia flowers which are believed to have anticonvulsant action and for this reason are considered particularly effective in cases of severe cough.