Our rosehip are taken from Greater Khingan Mountains, Lesser
Khingan Mountains, and Changbai Mountain of northeastern area of
China. This guarantees that our products are 100% natural wild and
pesticides-free. Our rosehip is especially for Rosa acicularis
The rose hip, is the fruit of the rose plant, that typically is
red-to-orange, but might be dark purple-to-black in some species.
Contrary to the fairly common myth, rosehips are not poisonous.
Rose HIPS begin to form in spring, and ripen in late summer through
(1) Particularly high in Vitamin C, with about 1700-2000 mg per 100
g in the dried product, one of the richest plant sources.
(2)RP-HPLC assays of fresh rose HIPS and several commercially
available products revealed a wide range of L-ascorbic acid
content, ranging from 0.03 to 1.3%
(3)Rose HIPS contain vitamins C, D and E, essential fatty acids and
(4)Rose hip powder is touted as a remedy for osteoarthritis and
(1)Rose HIPS are used for herbal tea (often blended with hibiscus),
jam, jelly, syrup, beverages, pies, bread and marmalade.
(2)Rose HIPS have recently become popular as a healthy treat for
pet chinchillas Chinchillas are unable to manufacture their own
Vitamin C, but lack the proper internal organs to process many
vitamin-C rich foods. Rose HIPS provide a sugarless, safe way to
increase the Vitamin C intake of chinchillas and Guinea pigs.
(3)Rose HIPS are also fed to horses. The dried and powdered form
can be fed at a maximum of 1 tablespoon per day to improve coat
condition and new hoof growth.
(4)The fine hairs found inside rose HIPS are used as itching
powder. Dried rosehips are also sold for primitive crafts and home
fragrance purposes. Rosehips are scented with essential oils and
can be used as a potpourri room air freshener
(5)Roses are propagated from HIPS by removing the seeds from the
aril (the outer coating) and sowing just beneath the surface of the
soil. Placed in a cold frame or a greenhouse, the seeds take at
least three months to germinate.
(6)Rose HIPS were used in many food preparations by the indigenous
peoples of the Americas.
(7)Rose HIPS are used for colds and influenza.
(8)Rose HIPS can be used to make Palinka, a traditional Hungarian