Posted by: HortAlaska | March 5, 2016

Peony flowers – antioxidant powerhouses!

Peony roots and seeds have been used for centuries as medicine in Asia. If you search for peonies and medicine, the Internet is full of scientific research that is attempting to validate the old medicinal uses. Not much has been researched on peony petals. This research found that petals are full of flavonoid antioxidants that reduce the production of free radicles.

Peony antioxidants

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