Some Rooiwortel common names are ingcelwane in Xhosa and ibhucu in Zulu. Rooiwortel is a herb from Southern and South Eastern Africa that has traditionally been used as an aphrodisiac as well as some other beneficial properties. Due to its influences on cognition and sexuality, it is currently being investigated for its effects on testosterone.
The indigenous people of southern Africa have a long history of traditional plant usage for medicinal purposes, with about 4,000 taxa being so employed. The trade in medicinal plants is an important part of the regional economy with over 700 plant species being reported as traded. In South Africa, it is estimated that there are 27 million consumers of traditional medicine.
Bulbine Natalensis improves testosterone level, boosts libido and reduce estrogen. Powder and extract is used for aphrodisiac purposes, diabetes, heart diseases, diarrhea and rheumatoid arthritis. The main function of this herb is on testosterone level. It increases testosterone level and decreases estrogen level significantly. It is a good natural testosterone booster, which greatly influence testosterone level and thus, increase drive and performance. Low testosterone level is one of the main causes of physical weakness and erectile dysfunction. First, decreased testosterone level affects your libido and may decrease interest in physical relations. Then it also results in weakness and erectile dysfunction. Bulbine Natalensis is a good natural testosterone booster, which greatly influence testosterone level and thus, increase drive and performance. Bulbine Natalensis may have anti-inflammatory properties.
Due to its ability to assist the rate of healing, the leaf sap or gel is used topically for skin ailments like cracked lips, burns, rashes, itching, ringworm, stings, bites, herpes and mouth ulcers. The aqueous extract of the leaves as well as the root is used for intestinal issues (such as diarrhea, vomiting and convulsions) and has reported anti-diabetic and anti-rheumatoid properties.
If you are wanting to buy rooiwortel/ingcelwane/ibhucu in South Africa then try our dried and powdered product as it is of the highest quality!