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Dried African Potato (Hypoxis rooperi)

Dried African Potato (Hypoxis rooperi)

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Experience the natural goodness of a South African indigenous plant - a bitter, tuber perennial - that is packed with beneficial active compounds: Dried African Potato (Hypoxis rooperi). Renown as an immune-booster with antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties, and long used as a remedy in traditional medicine, it has been carefully processed to retain its nutritional value.

Size: 100g.

This product is certified: Vegan and Food Grade.

INCI: Hypoxis rooperi
  • African wild potato may be a potentially effective treatment option for benign prostatic hyperplasia
  • Boosts the immune system through increasing the function of T-cells it balances over-or-under active immune systems
  • Because it boosts the immune system it is also often used by HIV patients
  • Helps body fight illnesses, diseases and allergies
  • African Potato is said to be excellent for urinary tract infections
  • Said to fight and slow down the growth of certain kinds of cancer
  • Combats “yuppie flu” and alleviates arthritis
  • Assists in detoxifying the liver
  • 100% Natural
  • Food Grade
  • Vegan Friendly
  • Anti-oxidant
  • Anti-inflammatory
  • Anti-diabetic
  • Anti-convulsant
  • Immune Booster
  • Anti-candida
  • Acts as a tonic.

Herbal Tea (deconcoction):

  1. Bring a pot of water to a boil (500ml).
  2. Once the water is boiling, add 5-10 grams of the African potato to the water.
  3. Reduce the heat and let the tea simmer for about 10-15 minutes.
  4. Strain the tea.
  5. Add honey or sugar to taste (optional).
  6. Enjoy your tea and drink it while it is still warm.

Note: It is important to consult a healthcare professional before using any herbal remedy, especially if you have any pre-existing medical conditions or are taking any medications. African potato may have side effects and interact with other medications.

Sometimes referred to as: Sterblom, Imkomfe or simply Hypoxis

  • Avoid using during pregnancy
  • You should always consult a naturopath or medical practitioner before use
ABOUT THESE BOTANICALS

This product is grown in an organic and regenerative fashion with as minimal use of insecticides, pesticides, herbicides and fungicides as possible, in certified organic fertilizer. The product is certified food grade. It is not certified organic. Suitable for Kosher, Halaal and Hindi diets.

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Linda C.
Health & Wellness

I will consider the above with my next purchase. Thanks

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Meshack M.
Afrian Potata

Speedy delivery. Good packaging