Vitex agnus castus
origin : Morocco
Chaste Tree Berries grow on large shrubs that are native to Croatia, but Chaste Tree Berries are also grown in American gardens, where they tend to thrive. Scientific name is Vitex agnus castus, and it is also known as Chaste Tree Fruit or monk pepper.
MAIN ACTIONS :
- relief of prementrual sydrome
moist + bitter
Warning: Chaste Tree Berries Powder should not to be taken during pregnancy.
Chaste Tree is not recommended for use with hormonal contraceptives.
Chaste Tree Berry (Vitex)
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