High Mountain Jiaogulan (Gynostemma) Tea
Our organic jiaogulan tea is a definite favorite. The natural sweet notes of this tea will always have you coming back for more. Jiaogulan has so many powerful qualities that it is used to make medicine. To name a few, it improves heart function, immunity, and digestion.
The jiaogulan plant is found in the far-distant mountains of China. Because of it’s healing properties, locals call it “the herb of immortality”, crediting it with their reportedly long life spans.
In 1976 a Japanese researcher was looking for a sugar alternative and studied a perennial weed known for its sweetness. This event sparked years of scientific research on jiaogulan, revealing it to be a powerful adaptogenic and antioxidant herb with many healing properties.
Ingredients: organic jiaogulan
Ideal steep time is variable depending on your strength preference. Recommended serving size is 1-3 tsp.
Jiaogulan is naturally caffeine free.
Available in loose leaf or tea bag form for your convenience. We use bleach-free tea bags.