What is Moringa?
The moringa tree is called horseradish tree because of the sharp flavor of its roots. Its long, thin bean pods gave it a name of drumstick tree. It has many medicinal uses and thus is also called miracle tree. Researchers are looking into its potential health benefits. Moringa oleifera, the best of it’s variant, grows in the Himalayan foothills. Other varieties are native to Africa. The tree grows rapidly and the beans, root, seeds, and leaves all have practical uses. The leaves are boiled and eaten like spinach and dried for tea as well as made into moringa powder. One of the easiest ways to enjoy this interesting produce of the nature is in the form of Moringa Tea.