Nettle Leaf Dried Herbal Tea 25g Urtica dioica Nutrient Rich
Nettle Leaf is an indispensable essential to add to the shelves of your Botanical Apothecary
Stinging nettle’s leaves and root provide a wide variety of nutrients:
Vitamins: Vitamins A, C and K, as well as several B vitamins
Minerals: Calcium, iron, magnesium, phosphorus, potassium and sodium
Fats: Linoleic acid, linolenic acid, palmitic acid, stearic acid and oleic acid
Amino acids: All of the essential amino acids
Polyphenols: Kaempferol, quercetin, caffeic acid, coumarins and other flavonoids
Pigments: Beta-carotene, lutein, luteoxanthin and other carotenoids
Many of these nutrients act as antioxidants inside your body.
Antioxidants are molecules that help defend your cells against damage from free radicals. Damage caused by free radicals is linked to ageing, as well as cancer and other harmful diseases
*Must be infused in boiling water prior to consumption.