Neem Leaf Powder

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  • Azadirachta indica
  • Origin: India
Neem Leaf Powder

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Common Name

Standardized: neem
Other: bead tree, margosa

Botanical Name

Azardirachta indica A. Juss.
Plant Family: Meliaceae

Overview

Long known in Ayurdevic medicine in India, modern research has been confirming the traditional uses of the neem tree. Its many properties and uses have given neem the reputation as Friend and Protector in Indian villages. The neem tree is native to India, and has been used in so many ways that it's difficult to count them all. An evergreen tree that is remarkably tolerant of both heat and drought, the neem can grow up to twenty feet in three years. The tree begins bearing fruit at three to five years, and each tree can produce up to 110 pounds of fruit in a year. Its fast growth, quick maturity and high production combined make the neem tree one of the most valuable plants in India.

Parts Used

Dried leaf, and oil from the seeds

Typical Preparations

Incorporated into creams, pastes, and ointment. Oil may be applied directly. Sometimes used as a tea and in extract form.

Summary

The neem tree holds a great deal of promise for India as a wonder plant with many uses.

Precautions

Specific: Not for internal use by men attempting to conceive.
General: We recommend that you consult with a qualified healthcare practitioner before using herbal products, particularly if you are pregnant, nursing, or on any medications.

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This information is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.