DAMIANA : Turnera diffusa

DAMIANA : Turnera diffusa

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Dried botanicals for your everyday life. Organic and therapeutic quality, always.


A tonic for the central nervous system and hormonal system, damiana was traditionally used in tea or incense form for its relaxing effects. Its restorative properties make it a valuable herb for mild mood related afflictions. 

As a stomachic and mild laxative, it is also particularly soothing for the gastrointestinal tract, and can be helpful in cases of constipation or nerve related digestive issues. 


Actions :

Antidepressant  /  Thymoleptic  /  Stomachic  /  Mild laxative  /  Mild duretic  /  Aphrodisiac 

Packaging :

All botanicals come in fully compostable, resealable packaging. 


Please note that due to the nature of dried herbs being pure plant matter, the appearance may vary slightly between batches. Rest assured that the quality and organic certification will always remain the same. 


For larger order quantities please contact hannah@forageandbloom.co.nz  


References ;

Materia Medica of Western Herbs by Carole Fisher

Herbs and Natural Supplements; An evidence-based guide 3rd edition by Lesley Braun and Marc Cohen

A Clinical Guide to Blending Liquid Herbs by Kerry Bone

The Constituents of Medicinal Plants by Andrew Pengelly