Blueberries are summer fruits commonly found in mountainous areas across Italy. The bush grows to around 50 cms high and the fruits are picked in August. As well as making a good jam, they also have many medicinal properties.
Vaccinium myrtillus L.
How To Use
Anthocyanin, organic acids, tannins, arbutoside, hydroquinone, vitamins.
Improves the microcirculation (relieves heaviness in the legs) and eyesight.
Use: Blueberries were used to treat babies with worms.