This honey has extremely high antimicrobial activity. This level of Total Activity, 30+ , is extremely rare, and to find it in comb form is amazing.
Red Gum contains naturally occurring powerful antioxidants, flavonoids, known for their anti-inflammatory health benefits. The comb is the most natural form of honey available.
Red Gum Comb honey is a rich golden colour, sweet, waxy and deliciously sticky. Delicious spread on hot buttered toast, eaten with warm porridge or as an accompaniment to cheese.
Red Gum honey originates from the River Red Gum tree, Eucalyptus Camaldulensis. Flowering in late spring and early summer, the bees feed on the nectar from the delicate, creamy white flowers. As the flowering intensity is unpredictable from year to year Red Gum honey is considered rare.
Necta & Hive supply some of the best active honeys the world has to offer. The honey they source often comes from remote and protected locations where apiaries are kept away from chemicals and pests, so the honey you receive is as pure as it comes.
Necta & Hive honeys are extremely rare and have unique properties. Although you can also use the honey in food and drinks as you would other honeys.
All Necta & Hive honeys are independently tested by an accredited laboratory to determine Total Activity levels so you can be confident of the integrity, quality and traceability.
Suitable for pregnancy and breast feeding. Like all honey, please wait to give this to babies until they have reached one year.