, the small-leafed bush traditionally used by the Khoikhoi as a cure-all tea, is now enjoying a renewed appreciation for its aromatic properties which Tempelhoff describes as eucalyptus and blackcurrant.
If the bruising US dispute performed any useful purpose at all it was to expose the fact that South Africa's unique indigenous products--rooibos, honeybush, hoodia and buchu
, to name a few--are unprotected in international markets.
From there he also derives the deodorising habit of sprinkling ground buchu
in the armpits, which Outa Karel had maintained was a Hottentot custom.
Since his stock of vinegar had run low, Burchell made the next batch of buchu
infusion in brandy, 'which faster disappeared than could be accounted for by the wants of my patient'.
Beautifully boxed, it contains a clear travel bag; a Re-charge Black Pepper Bodywash - 100ml; a Cool Buchu
Bodywash - 100ml; a Deep-clean Mineral Ions Facewash - 30ml; Conditioning Olibanum Supershave - 30ml; an Ultra Light Bai Ji Hydrator - 30ml; one Protecting Vitamin Lipsaver - 7ml, and a Cool Buchu
Eau de Toilette - 5ml.
Other ranges also feature, including cool buchu
, active cassia and bracing silverbirch, as well as gift sets such as men's stowaway 2011 and men's traveller 2011.
THE INHIBITORY EFFECTS OF BUCHU
LEAF AND GREEN TEAN ON ENTEROCOCCU AND VRE 22.
Compound contains a blend of herbs that are soothing to the urinary tract.
The use of an aromatic plant known as buchu
in a range of ritual and medicinal contexts is well documented in the San ethnographies (e.
Anticoagulant Herbs and Supplements Alfalfa Allspice Angelica Bilberry Blackhaw Bogbean Boldo Buchu
Cat's claw Chamomile Chondroitin Co-enzyme Q10 Evening primrose Fenugreek Feverfew Flax Garlic Ginkgo Ginseng Glucosamine Guggul Horse chestnut Poplar White willow * Box 8.
Equal Exchange - Organic Buchu
Honeybush Rooibos Tea, from ethicalsuperstore.
The six-strong range from South Africa now includes Buchu
& Honeybush Rooibos tea and Masala Rooibos.