Chapter 5 The Gemmotherapy Remedies
Materia Medica Black Currant
The original native regions for black currant appear to be the Himalayas and the plains of Nepal. It is a bush that grows to an average of four or five feet high and produces black berries with a bittersweet flavor.
The berries contain a high level of vitamin C, sugars, and flavonoids, which are useful for addressing circulatory problems.
Black currant seeds contain linoleic acids and 18 percent gamma-linolenic acid, which makes this bush a very important...