Where Can I Get Bitter Leaf In South Africa

What is a Bitter Leaf?

Vernonia amygdalina (family of Asteraceae) is a valuable medicinal plant that is widespread in East and West Africa2. It is known as a bitter leaf and may be used as an active anti-cancer3, anti-bacteria, anti-malarial, and anti-parasitic agent4.

Where Can I Get Bitter Leaf In South Africa?

Mountain Herb Estate

Address: Plot, 117 B Van Der Hoff Rd, Rietfontein, Pretoria, 0068, South Africa

Hours: Open ⋅ Closes 4 pm

Phone: +27 82 924 3076

Komati Foods

Address: 74 Lower Main Rd, Observatory, Cape Town, 7925, South Africa

Hours: Open ⋅ Closes 5:30 pm

Phone: +27 21 448 2130

Green World Bloembontein shop

Address: 72 St Andrew St, Bloemfontein Central, Bloemfontein, 9301, South Africa

Areas served: Free State

Hours: Closes soon ⋅ 3 pm ⋅ Opens 9 am Tue

Phone: +27 82 573 8833

What is bitter leaf in South Africa?

African Bitter Leaf is a leafy green plant that contains a high concentration of vitamins and minerals, including vitamin A, vitamin C, iron, and calcium.

It also contains antioxidants and anti-inflammatory compounds that help to boost your immune system and reduce inflammation in the body.

Is bitter leaf good for kidney?

Bitter leaf has also been used traditionally for the management of kidney stones as it promotes urine flow. It can also prevent the development of fatty liver disease.