Kaffir Lime

Kaffir lime tree is a tropical plant native to Australia and Asia, with thick and dark green leaves and white-pink flowers. The tree makes beautiful fruits with a strong aroma and citrus flavor.

Kaffir lime contains beneficial organic compounds that can positively affect the body’s systems. ​The essential oils present in the rind of the fruit are beneficial for the circulatory and digestive system. 

 

Not only the fruit is edible, also its leaves and flowers. Kaffir lime leaves have a fresh, aromatic and citrus flavor. Try them making a Kaffir lime tea, it will help relief from colds, sinus and congestions.

Seen at: Tewantin, QLD, Australia.

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