Brunfelsia grandiflora -Chiric Sanango-
€ 15,00 – € 155,00
- Botanically accurate
- Sustainable harvest
- Straight from the Source
- Local Community Supported
Latin name: Brunfelsia grandiflora
Also know as: Chiric Sanango, chiricsanango, royal purple brunfelsia, kiss-me-quick, yesterday-today-and-tomorrow
Brunfelsia grandiflora – Chiric Sanango Root
Chiric Sanango or Brunfelsia grandiflora is an Amazonian shrub that sprouts brilliant purple and white flowers. Growing to around 2 to 3 meter in height, they are well known for a beautiful flower display. This evergreen shrub has simple, oblong shaped green leaves in it’s foliage. A relatively dense plant, it grows moderately fast and upright in the jungle. The flowers have a pleasant fragrance, flowering best in the summer, however can also thrive in the spring and fall in many climates.
Chiric Sanango is a member of the nightshade family and grows abundantly throughout South America. In the native Peruvian language of the amazon, Quechua, “Chiric” literally translates as “itchy” or “tickling” which refers to both the prickly sensation in the throat when the brew is swallowed and one of Chiric’s most memorable physical effects: itching. Like many traditional amazonian medicine plants, Chiric Sanagno is revered for both its medicinal and spiritual qualities.
Chiric Sanango is also believed to have aphrodisiac properties and is used to enhance sexual performance. In addition, the plant is said to have a calming effect on the mind and is used to treat anxiety and stress.
In addition, Chiric Sanango has been found to have antioxidant properties, which means it can help protect the body against damage from free radicals. Free radicals are unstable molecules that can cause damage to cells and tissues in the body, leading to aging and disease.
In conclusion, Chiric Sanango is a fascinating plant with a long history of use in traditional herbal medicine. While more research is needed to fully understand its potential health benefits, it has shown promise in treating a variety of conditions, including inflammation, pain, and infection. As with any herbal supplement, it is important to use Chiric Sanango under the guidance of a qualified healthcare professional.