COUNTRY OF ORIGIN: India
The direct translation of Manjistha means “bright red”, although in reality they are actually more towards to brown side. Manjistha powder is used prominently in India, the utopia of herbs and spices. It is commonly prepared as tea by stirring the powder in boiling water. It has a bitter and sweet taste, as well as a sharp and astringent flavor tone. It is used as a muscle relaxant which helps to alleviate stress and anxiety. Also, it can help to heal bruises and reduce arthritic pain as it has blood-thinning properties. Manjistha also has other health benefits like improving digestion and control acne problems. Hatton Naturals sources its certified organic MANJISTHA, POWDER directly from small-scale farm co-ops in India. If you like this tea’s unique flavor, you may also enjoy our organic STAR ANISE, CUT & SIFTED.
It has been cultivated for a red pigment derived from roots.