Since prehistoric times, the plantain has been incorporated into herbal remedies, Buddha Organic Plantain Leaf Tea one worthy of your attention.
Plantain Leaf Tea Health Benefits
- Contains vitamin C
- Contains flavonoids
- Contains phenolic acids
- 18 Bleach Free Tea Bags / Box
For a proper cup of tea ...
- Recommended temperature: 205°
- Cover and steep to taste.
- Remove tea bag and enjoy!
In the Know
Not to get too scientific on you, but did you know that plantago
, the fancy name for plantain, is a genus of about 200 small species? Another interesting fun fact: the food plantain, though it shares its name, has nothing to do with what we’re talking about here: the plantain in our super yummy, highly beneficial Plantain Leaf Tea.
What Exactly is Plantain Leaf?
Do not be confused by the name, as Plantain Leaf Tea
does not resemble in the slightest the food staple so popular in many tropical cultures. Whereas the starchy, potato-like fruit has been the basis of tasty dishes for centuries, the incredible herb, plantain
, makes a surprisingly delicious cup of nourishing tea. The broad leaves of the plantain plant grow all over the world, but are mainly found in wetter areas, such as bogs. They are commonly seen as weeds, and can be quite invasive, but don’t be fooled: since prehistoric times, the plantain has been incorporated into herbal remedies. And no wonder!
Health Benefits of Plantain Leaf Tea
Plantain Leaf Tea
is known to act as an astringent, a quality known to wring out “wet” conditions, such as diarrhea. Additionally, astringents are reputed to help keep mucus membranes toned.
What does Plantain Leaf Tea Taste Like?
Somewhat earthy, yet slightly fruity, Buddha Teas Plantain Leaf Tea
provides a deep, smooth, flavor. Unoffensive, with a honey-like background, we think you’ll find this nurturing cup of herbal wonder a pleasant addition to your arsenal of healing teas. Carmel-like in color, with a slightly sweet scent, this tea is a delight any time of day or night.
How to Brew Plantain Leaf Tea
Buddha Teas Plantain Leaf Tea
needs a good boil and can withstand a long steep, say 5-10 minutes. When the teabag is left in the cup, you may notice a slight cloudiness to the liquid, which indicates you’ll be taking in all the goods this delicious tea has to offer. Take your time drinking this cup of yum
, as it won’t bitter, providing you with maximum results hidden within.
Buy Plantain Leaf Tea
Buddha Teas offers high quality herbal teas and excellent prices. Keep all your favorite herbal blends in stock! Buddha Teas offers a fantastic choice of hard to find herbal teas.
Why choose Buddha Teas?
What sets us apart from other tea companies? We start with a philosophy of living in harmony with nature, not using it for profit. Buddha Teas uses only fresh, pure organic or sustainably wild harvested ingredients and maintains their natural purity in every tea we sell. We have also created the "Teas for Trees" campaign, planting 5000 trees a year to offset the paper use in our tea bags. Each of our tea bags is bleach-free to eliminate the risk of chemicals, and our boxes are made from 100% recycled material. When you buy Buddha Teas, you'll enjoy the fresh, full flavor of a truly natural tea in every sip.
Brand: Buddha Teas
Organic Plantain, 18 bag