Pau d'arco c/s, Organic
Pau d'arco, also known as lapacho, is a broadleaf evergreen tree native to the Amazonian rainforest. The bark contains naphthoquinones, a class of compounds in the vitamin K group that are also found in green, leafy vegetables. The bark also contains a number of antioxidants, including quercetin.
Dried and cut pau d'arco is typically decocted to produce teas, infusions, tinctures and liquid extracts.
Please note: Our cut and sifted pau d'arco is the inner bark of the plant.
USES: Treats Fungal Infections, Antiparasitic, Boost Immune System, Regulates Bowel Movement.
1.5 oz (45 grams)
*These products have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.*
|cosmetic||Decoct the bark for use in poultices, salves, creams and other topical formulations.|
|decorative||The bark is an attractive addition to bowls of floral displays.|
|culinary||May be infused as tea. Note, however, that long-term consumption of the tea is not recommended.|
|safety||Do not use during pregnancy or while nursing.|