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Neem Leaves

Product Code: 09NEE

Availability: In stock

Size Price (Ex VAT) Price (Inc VAT) Price/kg Points Qty
250g
Excl. Tax: £5.89 Incl. Tax: £7.07
£23.56/kg
5 Request Only
500g
Excl. Tax: £10.47 Incl. Tax: £12.56
£20.94/kg
10
1kg
Excl. Tax: £18.42 Incl. Tax: £22.10
£18.42/kg
18 Request Only
12.5kg
Excl. Tax: £170.21 Incl. Tax: £204.25
£13.62/kg
170

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Important Information

Must be infused in boiling water prior to consumption.


Description

Product: Neem Leaves

Latin Name: Azadirachta indica

Plant Family: Meliaceae

Other Names: Bead Tree, Nim, Margosa, Nimtree, Holy Tree, Indian Lilac, Divine Tree, Bevu & Vembu.

Description: Neem is an evergreen tree which can reach a height of 15-20 metres, it is native to Iran, Pakistan and the Indian Sub-continent, and it can also be found growing in Malaysia, Australia and West Africa. The compound leaves are alternate and approximately 20-4-cm in length. The individual leaflets are 3-8cm in length with a short stem, lanceolate with serrated edges, light green in colour with pale yellow midrib. The 5-petaled flowers are white and fragrant and 8-11mm in diameter, they form drooping panicles of flowers approx. 25-30cm in length.

Brief History: The neem tree has been used in ayurvedic medicine in Indian for over 4,000 years. It’s said that Gandhi ate neem leaf chutney to stay healthy. Indian veterinarians used neem to treat horses and elephants suffering from sores usually with a poultice applied to the affected area.

SUGGESTED USE

Neem leaf infusion can be used as an insecticide and pesticide in the garden, the oil also obtains the same results. A resin can be obtained from the trees wood and is used as glue. Extracts are used in the cosmetic industry to make soaps, shampoos and products soothing skins conditions such as eczema and psoriasis. The leaves can be used to obtain a natural pale green dye.

Shelf Life

Shelf life of two years provided that goods are stored in an airtight container in ambient conditions.

Technical Information

Product Specification

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Allergen Statement

JustIngredients Limited supplies a range of products that are internationally sourced from approved suppliers. Nuts, gluten, celery and mustard are handled on our sites. Handling procedures are in place to reduce the likelihood of allergens being present, but we cannot guarantee our ingredients are totally free of traces in the products supplied. Please see the product specification for more information. If in doubt, please email technical@justingredients.co.uk.

Delivery Information

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