Kawa Kawa - Live Plant (Piper excelsum) Organic Plant
This is for 1 X small organic Kawa Kawa plant grown on a small organic farm in New Zealand
Common Name: Kawa Kawa, Maori Kava
Botanical Name: (Piper excelsum)
Description: A small tree or shrub up to 6m with large heart shaped aromatic leaves. Common throughout the North & the top half of the South Island from sea level to 600m.Cultivation: Seed treatment is recommended to speed up germination.
Ethnobotanical History: Kawakawa is a New Zealand native plant and was one of the most important plants in traditional Maori medicine. It is still widely used as a herbal remedy today.Warnings: None known. Consult your doctor before using any herbal remedy.
Active Constituents: Myristicin and Elemicin and Safrole.
Shipping restrictions: We do not currently ship live plants outside New Zealand.