Amla Fruit Powder
Latin name: Phyllanthus emblica L. (= Emblica officinalis Gaertner)
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.