Pau d'arco trees do not develop fungus growth, despite their tropical surroundings. Pau d'arco tea helps strengthen your immune system.
- Supports the immune system.
- May provide a source of antioxidants.
- Was used traditionally to combat harmful organisms.
How It Works:
The pau d’arco tree grows in the rain forests of Brazil. Unlike other trees in its midst, pau d’arco does not develop fungus growth, even though it grows in the most lush tropical rainforests in the world. Pau d’arco contains a chemical called lapachol, which may account for the herb’s traditional use in supporting the immune system.
Pau d’arco inner bark. Liquid herb contains extract of inner bark.
Add 1 tablespoon to 2 pints boiling water and remove from heat. Steep for 20 minutes and strain. Makes 4 cups.