Butterfly Pea (Clitoria ternatea)
Has been in use in Ayurvedic medicine for its memory enhancing and brain boosting qualities. It is a powerful nootropic that helps relieve stress, as it is also an anxiolytic and an anti-depressant. It improves vitality.
Clitoria ternatea is a creeper vine from tropical Asia. It’s also called the “tropical alfalfa” as it is a protein rich source of food for livestock at a low cost, that also fixes Nitrogen to the soil, making it a green manure.
It’s flowers are a beautiful rich indigo color that are used as a natural dye. Which changes tones when its PH is changed, when you add lemon it turns pink. Great for making flashy drinks or cooking. The Butterfly Pea flowers are part of the typical cuisine in Asia, and the tea is widely consumed in various recipes. Due to this plants very low toxicity and health benefits, it’s great for daily consumption.
Butterfly Pea is full of antioxidants and prevents the damage from sugar to the skin. It’s great at preventing premature aging of the skin. It’s also antimicrobial as it contains peptides that work specifically well against E.coli.
A traditional balinese remedy “Bunga telang” meaning clear vision is made from this herb for curing all sorts of eye ailments. Taking advantage of its antimicrobial and anti inflammatory properties.
A nootropic is known for improving cognitive functions like memory, creativity or motivation.
As such it has been used in traditional medicine as a brain boosting tonic. As it enhances protein synthesis in neurons and helps build dendrites, in conclusion helps various aspects of neural health, primarily its memory and cognitive enhancing properties. It has been studied side by side with common nootropic compounds and it has proven to be just as effective.
Other benefits of this wonderful herb:
- Memory Enhancer
- Anti Inflammatory
- Anti Fever
- Brain Booster
- Cognitive Enhancer
Herb Powders is a very versatile product, as you can make formulas of your own. We offer great quality and a wide selection for you to choose from. Find the one that suits you best.
Since we are located in Thailand, we have the privilege to be able to collect most of these herbs ourselves from the wild. And as consumers of these herbs we always seek the best quality. We respect the wild-crafted areas and procure not to collect more than we need.
We follow rigorous drying methods at our facilities. Once dried correctly we grind to powder form.
The advantages of having these herbs in powder form is that you can make several custom made formulations of your own. You could make tinctures and even your own resin. Another cool way to use the powder is to make your own capsules. You can roll your own mix of powders into a ball with a little bit of honey.
This product is not for use by or sale to persons under the age of 18. It should not be used if you are pregnant or nursing. Consult with a physician before use if you have a serious medical condition or use prescription medications.