Pennywort grows in the eastern areas of four continents but does not grow wild in Italy. It has beautiful round leaves and mauve flowers.
Pennywortasiatica L. Urb.
How To Use
Asiaticoside, triterpenic saponins, flavonoids, polyphenols, tannins, resins, madecassoside.
Aids digestion, liver function and the body's detoxifying processes. Also aids the microcirculation.
Use: Pennwort is also known as 'Tiger plant' because tigers eat it and also rub their wounds with it to help healing.