Cola vera, Cola nitida, Colanuts whole, Colae Nuces, Cola nut whole
Kola nut is from an evergreen tree native to parts of West Africa, growing up to 20 meters high. The seeds of Cola nitida are taken from the pods and their outer coat is removed. They are chewed while fresh or dried.
Cola nitida has been used for thousands of years in West Africa for its general stimulating effect and as part of various ceremonies or used as aphrodisiac.
Dosage: 1-3 teaspoons of the Kola nut powder mixed with coffee, tea or other drinks, whole nuts are to be chewed.
Active Constituents: Caffeine, Theobromine
The Kola nuts are dried and not viable.