Hawthorn flowers and leaves are a source of antioxidants and vitamins. It helps protect the body against bacteria and infections. A cup of hawthorn flower tea after meals facilitates digestion. It is also known to be good for cholesterol.
It is very beneficial for nervous heart palpitations, heart rhythm disorders, severe infectious diseases, heart failure, muscle weakness, high blood pressure, and arteriosclerosis after a heart attack. It is very rich in vitamin C. It strengthens memory.