Suma Biodynamic Brazilian Ginseng
Main Functions: adaptogen, energizer, hormone regulator, non-caffeinated stimulant, cardio supporter."In herbal medicine throughout the world today, suma is considered a tonic and an adaptogen. The herbal definition of an adaptogen is a plant that increases the body's resistance to adverse influences by a wide range of physical, chemical, and biochemical factors and has a normalizing or restorative effect on the body as a whole. In modern Brazilian herbal medicine practices, suma root is employed as a cellular oxygenator and taken to stimulate appetite and circulation, increase estrogen production, balance blood sugar levels, enhance the immune system, strengthen the muscular system, and enhance memory."
- Written by master herbalist and Naturopath, Leslie Taylor
Source: biodynamically harvested by small farmers in the Brazilian Amazon.
Directions: Add 1 tsp. (or up to 1 Tbsp.) to your choice of smoothie or tea. Also popularly added to nut milks for thickness and enhanced flavor.
Size: 4 oz
A bit about Anima Mundi
Our Apothecary is composed of the most pristine, and medicinal botanicals found in nature. We are devoted to providing the freshest and most vibrant herbal formulas.
Anima Mundi’s roots are within the heart of Costa Rica. We specialize in sourcing directly from native people within Central and South America. This provides a sustainable system, and a direct relationship to the source of botanical alchemy and native wisdom.
Our project supports TRUE fair trade practices, permacultural outreach, developing small economies, and plant based remedies that benefit people from all walks of life.
We carefully ensure that all ingredients used were carefully harvested, dried and packed in accordance to our standards. All of our formulas are handcrafted in NYC utilizing Biodynamic standards to ensure maximum quality and vibrance.
We believe that by supporting native people directly and their ancient practices, we are contributing to the revival of medicine that has been lost in today's world. Anima Mundi cares to preserve the sanctuaries left in the world by celebrating it through sustainable trade and high quality medicinals.
*These statements have not been evaluated by the FDA. This product does not intend to treat or prevent any any disease.