Product Name:Gynostemma extract
Botanical Name:Gynostemma pentaphyllum (Thunb.) Makino
Part Used:The dried whole plant
Specification: Gypenosides 20%-80%
Appearance:Light brown to yellow powder
Gynostemma pentaphyllum, also called jiaogulan, literally "stranded blue plant", is a dioecious, herbaceous climbing vine of the family Cucurbitaceae indigenous to the southern reaches of China, northern Vietnam, southern Korea, and Japan. Jiaogulan is best known as an herbal medicine reputed to have powerful antioxidant and adaptogenic effects purported to increase longevity. Pharmacological research has indicated a number of therapeutic qualities of jiaogulan, such as lowering cholesterol and high blood pressure, and strengthening immunity.
Gynostemma Leaf Extract. Gynostemmapentaphyllum is a quintessential adaptogenic herb. Gynostemma is also known as "southern ginseng" and the "miracle green.". Gynostemma pentaphyllum (Southern Ginseng) is a herb given Ginseng status although not related to Panax Ginseng.The delicate bright green leaves of the low growing plant are regarded as one of Asia's premier longevity herbs.