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Hawthorn Fruit Extract

Latin name:
Crataegus pinnatifida Bge.
• 2%~10% Vitexin rhamnoside (HPLC)
• 10%~80% Flavones (UV)
• 5:1, 10:1, 20:1
Part Used:
• The dried fruits of Crataegus pinnatifida Bge.
• cGMP, ISO22000, HACCP, FSSC22000, Kosher, Halal

1. Description of Hawthorn Berry Extract Powder

Hawthorn Berry Extract Powder is the dried fruits extract of Crataegus pinnatifida Bge. It is free flowing powder with characteristic odor and taste. Widely used in pharmaceutical, health care products, dietary supplements fields. 

Hawthorn is a deciduous tree, up to 6 meters tall. Fruit subglobose or pear-shaped, 1-1.5 cm in diam., dark red with light spots; 3-5 small nuclei, outer slightly angulate, inner surface smooth on both sides. Flowering period May to June, fruit period September  to October. Hawthorn is born on the edge of the hillside or in bushes at an altitude of 100-1500 meters. Strong adaptability, like to grow in cool, humid environment, both cold and high temperature resistance, between -36 ~ 43℃ can grow. It is fond of light and capable of shade, generally growing in barren mountains, sunny slopes, semi-sunny slopes, valleys, in Shandong, Shaanxi, Shanxi, Henan, Jiangsu, Zhejiang, Liaoning, Jilin, Heilongjiang, Inner Mongolia, Hebei and other places have grown.

Hawthorn has hard core, thin flesh and slightly sour taste. The fruit can be eaten raw or used as preserved fruit cake, and can be used as medicine after drying. It is a unique tree species used in both medicine and fruit in China. It has the functions of lowering blood fat, blood pressure, strengthening the heart and preventing arrhythmia, etc. It is also a good medicine for invigorating the spleen and appetizing, dispelling food stagnation, promoting blood circulation and eliminating phlegm. Vitexin, a flavonoid compound in hawthorn, is a strong anticancer drug.

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