The dog rose ‘s small fruits contain substances of vital importance in concentrated form. The bright red rose hips were already available as valuable food for wild horses in autumn and winter, thousands of years ago. There you can find out why our horses’ diet still has an advantage to them.
Did you like to make itch powder from inside rose hips as a child? But the dog’s rose red fruits can do far more than that. You ‘re probably familiar with the red rose hip tea and know it’s rich in vitamin C and a good home remedy for colds. But do you know all the other forms of rose hip preparation too? You know how much good there is in the little fruits and that rose hip still plays an important role in folk medicine and homeopathy today?