The acai berry grows as a wild plant on top of many native palm trees in the Amazon rainforest, with the fruits of the plant being harvested by local farmers. The acai berry is known for its deep purple color, as well as for being a rich source of many important antioxidant vitamins. The major benefits of the acai berry are thought to include its strong heart health benefits. In health food circles, the acai berry is known as one of the most powerful of the anti-aging superfoods. It is thought that this anti-aging effect is a combination of the high levels of anthocyanins and the strong antioxidant vitamin content the fruit contains.
Featured Blend: Acai Oolong