- 100% natural product
- Wild harvest
- Produced in Russia
- Gluten Free! Caffeine Free!
Willowherb (Epilobium angustifolium) is a plant that is extremely popular in Russia under the name Ivan tea or Koporsky tea. The use of Ivan tea is inextricably linked with the national culture, economy and historical traditions of the Russian people.
An ancient legend says that a man named Ivan once lived. He loved to walk among the flowers in a red shirt. When the locals noticed the red color, flickering among the greenery, they said: Yes, this is Ivan, he is going for tea.
The plant is also known as Fireweed or Rosebay Willowherb.
Willowherb really has extremely useful properties. This is due to the huge amount of nutrients contained in the plant, including: Vitamin C, Carotene, Pectin, Tannins, Alkaloids, Honey, Iron, Manganese and others.
The drink prepared by Ivan tea has the following useful properties:
- stimulates the process of hematopoiesis;
- tones the whole body;
- acts anti-inflammatory, antibacterial, pathogenic and sedative;
- removes toxins from the body;
- improves metabolism.
Strawberry is known mainly for its taste. But it is extremely valuable because of the rich amount of vitamins and proven healing properties on the body. It is no coincidence that the fruit is often called an herb. Strawberries are useful in the treatment of allergic skin reactions, have anti-inflammatory, antioxidant and anti-cancer effects. It also relieves conditions associated with impaired eye function such as optic nerve degeneration, dry eyes, macular degeneration and visual defects.
The presence of polyphenols helps to slow down the aging of tissues, including the brain, and helps to improve memory. Strawberries reduce the risk of heart disease and heart attack. Promote good intestinal peristalsis due to the high content of water (91.5%) and fiber and cleanse the body of toxins, and potassium salts favor the excretion of excess fluids.
The properties of strawberries have a beneficial effect on the lungs, lower the temperature, strengthen the spleen, are used in recipes for cough, lack of appetite, indigestion, to strengthen the blood and body and more.
The abundance of useful substances in Willowherb allows for a beneficial effect in:
- Anemia and vitamin deficiency - as an additional source of iron and vitamin C;
- Fatigue, stress and depression - as a sedative;
- For the prevention of cardiovascular diseases - as an anticoagulant;
- Acute respiratory infections, colds and sore throats - as an antiseptic and bactericidal agent.
Willowherb (Epilobium angustifolium), freeze-dried strawberry fruit.
Gluten Free! Caffeine Free!
Method of preparation:
Put 1-2 tsp. of the plant in 200-500 ml of hot water. The maximum water temperature should be 70-80 C. For best results, wait 15-20 minutes to get a rich taste and aroma.
It can be consumed hot and cold. Cold can be consumed for up to 2 days when stored at room temperature. When stored in the refrigerator, consume up to 5 days after preparation.
Packing: 80 g