Botanical Name: Chrysanthemum morifolium
This herb is native to China, Japan, northern Africa, and southern Europe. In Chinese medicine, Chrysanthemum flowers are used for counteracting inflammation. Chrysanthemums contain vitamins, minerals and antioxidants needed to promote good health and well-being. These flowers are also known to help improve a wide range of eye problems and research is being conducted to demonstrate Chrysanthemum's potential in treating angina. White Chrysanthemum flowers are lighter and sweeter than the yellow flowers.