Pau d'Arco bark and powder

Pau d'Arco bark and powder

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Also known as

Pink Lapacho, Taheebo, Tabebuia impetiginosa, Pau darco, Pau d' arco, Pau d arco                        

Introduction
Tabebuia impetiginosa is a native Bignoniaceae tree of America, distributed from northern Mexico south to northern Argentina that grows up to 125 feet high, with beautiful pink to violet colored flowers. The inner bark is taken from the tree to make Lapacho tea. It is a well-known species with a long history of human use.

Constituents
Lapachol, lapachone, and isolapachone, although most herbal practitioners attribute the healing power of the herb to its tannins.

Harvest Data
Origin: Brazil, Peru
Wildharvested
Powdered and shredded inner bark

Use
Recommended to be taken as a tea, although tinctures and encapsulations are not unheard of. Lemon juice added to Lapacho tea helps with the absorption of it's healing components. Lapacho is an excellent herb for detoxifying the body and killing off internal bacteria. An example of the powers of Lapacho can be seen from the tree it is harvested from; Tabebuia impetiginosa, which has a tendency to not rot for upwards of 300 years after it has fallen.

Summary
Lapacho is claimed to be one of the most effective herbs at treating cancer, as well as hosting a plethora of other benefits including but not limited to relaxing inflamed joints and muscles, strengthening the immune system, and detoxifying the body. We only carry the inner bark of Lapacho, which allows for sustainable harvesting of this beautiful tree and carries the largest concentration of active compounds by far.


Disclaimer
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