This 100% mistletoe tea "GyeUlSaRi Cha" from "Jukro" tea farm is a wild herbal tea from Hadong, Mt. Jirisan, South Korea.
The mistletoe grows on oak trees at high altitude in the Jirisan Mountain. It has a sweet taste, accompanied by a sweet savory tree aroma.
In many ancient cultures the mistletoe is regarded as magical plant. Still today in Great Britain mistletoe is hung up above the doorstep to protect the house from evil spirits.
Appart from the ancient belief in witchery the healing properties of mistletoe are scientifically proven. Traditional healers subscribe mistletoe to stabilize the blood pressure or to ease cardiac and circulatory troubles, in medicine this plant is used against metabolic imbalance, arthritis and even as part of cancer therapies. Gynaecology uses mistletoe to ease menstruation and menopause problems.
Jukro Tea Company has been naturally cultivating traditional Korean organic tea since 1962.
Wild tea has been growing in the Jirisan mountains of South Korea for more than 1200 years. As the plants grow at an altitude of 400-500 meters between rocks and steep valleys, they can only be picked by hand. Wild tea is 100% natural, no fertilizers nor pesticides are used during the production process.
Original filling from the Jukro tea farm in attractive packaging.
Net weight: 100 g