Organic Maca Powder (250 g)


Maca, known scientifically as Lepidium meyenii, is sometimes referred to as Peruvian ginseng.

It is often touted as a 'superfood' because of its nutrient-dense profile. High in fibre and a good source of protein, calcium, iron and phosphorus, it mainly grows in the Andes of central Peru, in harsh conditions and at very high altitude.


Long used as a medicinal plant as well as a nutritional booster, Maca contains many healthful compounds, such as:

  • Iron contributes to normal cognitive function
  • Iron contributes to normal energy-yielding metabolism
  • Iron contributes to the normal function of the immune system
  • Phosphorus contributes to normal function of cell membranes
  • Phosphorus contributes to the maintenance of normal bones
  • Phosphorus contributes to the maintenance of normal teeth
  • Calcium contributes to normal blood clotting
  • Calcium contributes to normal muscle function
  • Calcium contributes to normal neurotransmission

For a new eattitude

Add 1 teaspoon (3-5 g) daily to juice, hot water, tea, granola, milk, yoghurt, smoothies, fruit salads or other foods.

Get a pinch:

  • 100% raw
  • Rich in iron
  • Source of phosphorus
  • Rich in calcium
  • Vegan