Akkapana plant (අක්කපාන) is a that had originated from Africa. The plant Commonly found in home gardens in Sri Lanka and sometimes seen as a weed in shady places. English name for akkapana/ akkapana scientific name is Bryophyllum pinnatum. Akkapana Tea is a easy to use product.
Growing to a height of one meter, the plant has a complex arrangement of leaves. One known fact about Akkapana is that once leaves fall off, new roots emerge from the sides of leaves thereby allowing the growth of new plants.
Akkapana Tea/ akkapana kola benefits
- The juice of Akkapana leaves is known to cure kidney stones. Therefore, akkapana for kidney stones is a very much Popular natural solution.
- The leaf is also used as a cure for tonsils.
- It is applied to wounds and contusions. It is said to prevent swelling and discoloration and heal wounds. The juice of the leaves is given internally for kidney stones etc.
- This is also used as a natural anaesthetic in some parts of the world. It’s chemical constituents also help in treating conditions such as hypertension.
How to Use
- Akkapana Tea
- Akkapana sambol/ Salad
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