An Introduction to Buchu

Buchu blog

Today we’re going to be looking at an herb with a fun name, Buchu.  It’s a shrub that is primarily found in South America and Africa.  Most Buchu found in the US was imported through Cape Town, South Africa.  It’s not found in many other regions, and is a great … Continue reading

Herb of the Day- Buchu

Buchu herb

Buchu is a favorite plant in parts of Africa for use in a popular beverage.  This plant has a strong and beautiful smell and is also used as a fragrance.  Traditionally herbalists use buchu for its powerful diuretic ability.  It was Dutch colonists to Africa who eventually brought buchu worldwide … Continue reading