Buy Chaga Mushroom Extract Inonotus obliquus Ohio
Buy Chaga Mushroom Extract Inonotus obliquus Ohio, Inonotus obliquus, more commonly known as chaga mushroom (a Latinisation of the Russian term ‘чага’), is a fungus in the family Hymenochaetaceae.
Chaga (Inonotus obliquus) is a parasitic mushroom, that looks like the charred remains of burned wood on the side of a birch tree (sometimes growing on Elm and Alder, but Birch is its favorite tree).
The parasitic mushroom enters the tree through a wound in the bark of a mature tree. It then grows under the bark until it erupts in a deeply cracked, black charcoal like extension.
It usually takes another 5-7 years for it to fully mature. Under favorable conditions, Сhaga can grow 10–20 years.
Chaga Benefits and Uses
- May help promote cardiovascular function
- May help support immune system function
Chaga Health Benefits
Many people believe that supplementation of chaga mushroom could produce a myriad of chaga benefits.
Due to the bitter taste of raw chaga mushroom, traditional practices involve making a chaga tea or chaga tincture to take advantage of the chaga health benefits without having to endure the bitter and harsh taste of the inonotus obliquus mushroom.
In fact, this practice is still popular today. Many people have shared chaga tea recipes and different ways on how to make chaga tea and even chaga coffee online. So what is chaga good for?
Chaga fungus is rich in fiber and other essential nutrients, such as iron, vitamin D, potassium, magnesium, manganese and calcium.
Some believe these nutrients may play a role in various chaga health benefits. Chaga also has a high melanin content which has led to the belief that Chaga mushroom can boost the natural melanin content found in the skin, thereby promoting skin health and protection from the sun.
Chaga also carries properties that may promote healthy inflammation levels as well.