The largest resource use in bioprospecting products is Aloe ferox (bitter Aloe), followed by bee products, Aspalathus
linearis (rooibos) and Pelargonium sidoides.
It contains a blend of tuberose oil, sea whip extract, aspalathus
linearis leaf extract and olive fruit extract and retails for $49.
Another report demonstrated that aspalathin, a chalcone found in Aspalathus
linearis, increases GLUT4 translocation to the plasma membrane via AMPK activation to exert a hypoglycaemic effect in L6 myocytes and R1N-5F cells (Son et al.
Key words: Artemisia vulgaris, Aspalathus
linaris, urinary bladder relaxation.
This resulted in the preservation of the endemic sub-species of Aspalathus
linearis which has higher rates of survival under climate change.
Rooibos, scientific name Aspalathus
linearis, translates to "red bush" in Afrikaans, reflecting the color that results from the plant's oxidation.
Green rooibos and red rooibos come from the same Aspalathus
Red tea (or rooibos) is made from the oxidized and dried leaves of the Aspalathus
linearis plant that only grows in one spot on Earth-the Cederberg Mountain region of South Africa in Western Cape Province.
For a strain of Methylobacterium, an [alpha]-proteobacterium, can nodulate Crotalaria, and [beta]-proteobacteria related to Burkholderia can nodulate Machaerium lunatum and Aspalathus
This is harvested from a completely different plant species called Aspalathus
linearis of the pea and bean family.
The rooibos plant, also known as the Aspalathus
linearis bush, is an herbal tea that is sweeter and fruitier tasting than black or green tea.
They can call it Blue Tea, Aspalathus
linearis (the scientific name) or anything else.