Bulk Cut & Sifted Damiana Leaf is sourced from its native Mexico. The flowering shrub with aromatic leaves is native to Mexico, Central America, and the American Southwest. The herb has a long history of use in making teas (especially lovers' teas), flavored wines and cordials.
• Makes delightful teas and flavored beverages
• Tasty in alcoholic beverages (Mexican folklore claims damiana was used in the first margaritas)
• Pleasant aromatic herb
To prepare as a tea, pour 8 oz. boiling water over 1 tsp. of the herb. Cover and steep 5-10 minutes, strain and serve immediately.
Sweet, fruity, slightly minty
Turnera diffusa Willd. ex Schult.