Amla Fruit Powder

Amla Fruit Powder

Latin name: Phyllanthus emblica L. (= Emblica officinalis Gaertner) amla fruit powder

Origin: India, Middle East South East Asia

Permitted plant parts: fruit

Amla (Indian gooseberry) is a tree that grows in India, the Middle East, and some southeast Asian countries. Indian gooseberry has been used in Ayurvedic medicine for thousands of years. Today people still use the fruit of the tree to make medicine. It provides remedies for many diseases, so it is widely used in Ayurvedic treatment. Gooseberry is very rich in Vitamin C, and contains many minerals and vitamins like Calcium, Phosphorus, Iron, Carotene and Vitamin B Complex. Amla is also a powerful antioxidant agent.