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Pine Pollen, Powder (Pinus Massoniana) – Dried Herb
$39.26 – $392.60
Pine is a coniferous evergreen tree and is a member of the Pinaceae family native to the Northern Hemisphere. Pine Pollen comes from the catkins or male reproductive organs of the pine tree. It is produced by the tree every spring to early summer. Pine Pollen from all Pine trees is edible and available during a 2-3 week window in springtime from remote high elevation forests.
Pine Pollen has been used in Traditional Chinese Medicine dating back over 2000 years as a whole-body tonic and as a Jing (a tradition in TCM) enhancing tonic food that increases vitality. Pine pollen is rich in nutrients including Vitamins B1, B2, B6, E, C, D2, D3, A, nicotinamide, folic acid, B-carotin, potassium, sodium, calcium, magnesium, phosphorus, iron, manganese, copper, zinc and selenium.
Historically, Pine Pollen use has been traditionally used for a variety of conditions, most notably balancing hormones and having an adaptogenic effect on the body. With over 200 bioactive nutrients including 20 amino acids, Pine Pollen is a powerful superfood and has been consumed as a powerful nutrient source for over 2400 years.
It is extremely rich in phytonutrients including many amino acids and steroidal building blocks that can be used to increase androgens and restore hormone health. Pine Pollen is known as nature’s hormone booster for both men and women; and as a tincture or powder it has been traditionally used as a hormone balancer for older men.
It is a mild tasting fine powder and can be easily consumed with little processing, making a nice addition to your superfood kitchen.
The taste and energetics of Pine Pollen are slightly sweet and energizing. Pine Pollen has an affinity to the reproductive system of men and women, endocrine system, liver and immune system. For a nutrient-dense blend, combine with Maca, Spirulina, Moringa or Cordyceps Powder. For a blend to support male hormones combine Pine Pollen, Ashwagandha, Nettle Root or Fenugreek.
How to use:
Add 1/2 to 1 teapsoon to hot water to make a tea infusion, or add to smoothies or other beverages and food. Take one to two times daily.
Cautions & contraindications:
This information is for educational purposes only and is not intended to diagnose, treat or cure any disease or illness. Please consult your healthcare provider prior to the use of this product if you are pregnant, nursing, taking medications or have a medical condition. Individual results may vary.