BUTTERFLY PEA FLOWER, DRIED

BUTTERFLY PEA FLOWER IS GROWN IN BUSHES, AND IS GROWN ALL YEAR   IN THAILAND.

ALSO KNOWN AS ASIAN PIGEON WINGS, BLUE BELL VINE, AND BLUE PEA. THE BEAUTIFUL INDIGO, COLORS DRINKS, DOUGH’S AND FOR AN EXAMPLE RICE.

THE FLOWER IS USED FRESH AND DRIED.

THE FRESH AND DRIED FLOWERS ARE USED TO BREW TEA, WHICH CAN BE CONSUMED HOT AND COLD.

THE INDIGO CHANGES INTO PURPLE WHEN THERE IS LIME OR LEMON ADDED.

SCIENTIFIC NAME: CLITORIA TERNATEA