Gotu Kola Tea known historically as the “The Fountain of Youth” it is legend that an ancient Chinese herbalist lived for more than 200 years as a result of drinking this amazing herb.
A earthy flavour this calming herb has been used for hundreds of years (and still) in traditional herbal medicine due to its many health abilities.
Gotu Kola (Centella Asiatica) has been used to treat many conditions for thousands of years in India, China, and Indonesia. It was used to heal wounds, improve mental clarity and fatigue, treat skin conditions such as leprosy and psoriasis, treat syphilis, hepatitis, stomach ulcers, epilepsy, diarrhoea, fever, and asthma.
In Ayurvedic medicine—the ancient healing system of India—Gotu Kola is used to increase memory, concentration, and comprehension. In the Himalayas, Yogis use Gotu Kola as an aid for meditation.
Today, in the U.S. and Europe Gotu Kola is most often used to treat varicose veins and chronic venous insufficiency, a condition where blood pools in the legs.
Gotu Kola is not the same as Kola nut (Cola Nitida). Unlike Kola nut, Gotu Kola does not have caffeine, and is not a stimulant.
Serving suggestion: 1 teaspoon to 250ml of hot water, steep for 2-3 minutes.
Ingredients: Organic Gotu Kola Tea (Centella Asiatica)
Please note: You should always speak to your doctor before starting any herbal remedy.