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The Healing Lemonbush Tea of Africa

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Lippia javanica, the Lemonbush (also called the Fever tea bush), is one of Africa’s best-known medicinal plants. Consumed as a healing tea, an inhalation or as topical treatment on the skin, this plant has a wide range of traditional medicinal applications, and shares many compounds in common with the cannabis plant. In this episode, Gus shares with us some of the traditional uses around this plant, to be following in a second episode with a more detailed look at some of the terpenes in the plant that have medicinal application.

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