AKA: Scarlet Caterpillar Club
Scientific: Cordycep Militaris
Part used: Extracted fruiting body
Where: Gutian County, Fujian
Cordyceps militaris is a mushroom with important edible and medicinal values, traditionally used for the treatment of fatigue it is hailed in traditional Chinese medicine for its invigorating properties, particularly for physical and mental fatigue. Included in our Focused nectar for its rejuvenating and stimulating properties.
The fruiting bodies of Cordyceps militaris are rich in protein, amino acids and other nutrients, as well as cordycepic acid, cordyceps polysaccharide, cordycepin, ergosterol superoxide dismutase, selenium, the extracts have been researched for their anti-inflammatory, immune-modulating, anti-oxidant, anti-aging and neuro-protective medicinal values.