Gumbi Gumbi (Pittosporum
phylliraeoides) is an elegant tree that has been getting quite a bit of attention of late as another potential anti-cancer remedy.
For millenia, though, Indigenous Australians have been using various parts of the tree for a wide range of ailments.
Every part of the tree has a use. They contain saponins, tannins and flavinoids. Knowing that, we can see how Gumbi Gumbi can affect such a wide range of ailments.
All of these compounds can reduce inflammation, together they work synergestically for an amazing effect.
Saponins help soothe membranes and affect cholesterol deposition in our bodies. They can help reduce deposition and remove some of what’s already clogging blood vessels.
Through its flavinoid content,