Turnera diffusa (var. aphrodisica)
Properties and applications:
Digestive Tonic - constipation, diarrhoea, nausea, IBS, sluggish digestion,
Menstrual Regulator - irregular or heavy periods
Diuretic/Cleansing - toxin build up
Central Nervous System Restorative - exhaustion, anxiety, insomnia, chronic fatigue syndrome
Euphoric - depression, chronic conditions, lack of confidence, general unhappiness
Country of origin:
Central and South America
Rose, Jasmine and Neroli, Spikenard.
Caution - Uterine tonic, avoid first three months of pregnancy
Complex, warm and sweet with a medicinal herby note.
1 meter tall shrub with green leaves and yellow flowers.
Used as a herbal tonic, digestive aid and nerve support - flavours a liquer in Mexico.