African Wormwood – Tea


Botanical name: Artemisia afra
Also known as: umhlonyane (isiXhosa), mhlonyane (isiZulu), lengana (Tswana), zengana (Southern Sotho), wilde als (Afrikaans)

60g loose dried leaf.
Organically grown, indigenous.

Ecofriendly, biodegradable packaging – inner cornstach packet, outer kraft paper bag, paper label with natural adhesive.

Availability: In stock

SKU: HBN00000227 Category:

African Wormwood is one of the most used traditional medicines despite its bitterness.

African wormwood is cooling, cleansing, and disinfecting. She is anti-bacterial and anti-viral, so she is a popular plant to help ease colds, coughs and flu. She is used as a tea and blocked noses can be further aided by steam inhalation. Infused in hot water she is a also a useful wash for cuts, grazes and stings.

For a tea, add 1 teaspoon dried herb to 1 cup of boiled water. Steep for 5 mins. Strain. Enjoy the bitterness.


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