Chlorophytum is a genus of about 250-300 species of evergreen perennial flowering plants. Chlorophytum belongs to the Agavaceae family. It is a native of the tropical and subtropical regions of Africa, South America, and Asia. They grow to 0.5-4 feet tall, with a rosette of long, slender leaves growing from a thick, fleshy rhizome. The flowers are small, usually white, produced on scattered panicles. In some species, the panicle also bears plantlets, which form roots on touching the ground.
Chlorophytum Borivilianum is a unique gift of nature to mankind. This tropical plant used in Traditional Medicine of India, for treating erectile dysfunction. It is also used to treat diabetes and arthritis. Musli is a known traditional anti-aging agent for hundreds of years. Some recent researches suggest Chlorophytum Borivilianum as a natural and safe aphrodisiac agent. These findings opened up new channels of application and new demand. Chlorophytum is an ideal aphrodisiac with no negative side effects. Chemical-based aphrodisiacs and erectile dysfunction prescription medications are associated with severe side effects. The common households Spider plants belong to Chlorophytum family. This tropical plant grows in a wide range of temperature and rainfall. Chlorophytum Borivilianum is growing in tropical rainforests in its natural form.
Other names of Chlorophytum Borivilianum
Musli / Safed Musli / White Musli
Chemical Contents of Chlorophytum Borivilianum
Saponins: 12-17 % , Carbohydrates: 35-42%, Protein: 8-8.5%
Mineral composition of Moosli
- Sodium – 0.04 mg/g
- Potassium – 0.80 mg/g
- Calcium – 6.6 mg/g
- Magnesium – 1.9 mg/g
- Phosphorous – 3.2 mg/g
- Zinc -.002 mg/g
- Copper – 0.148 mg/g
The Saponins and Alkaloids are responsible for its aphrodisiac and medicinal properties.
1) General tonic for delaying aging process, Dietary supplement.
2) Sexual enhancer for men and women
3) As a traditional remedy for lack of libido, Erectile dysfunction, Oligospermia.
4) For treating Diabetes mellitus, Arthritis, joint pains, and to increase lactation.
Traditional Dosage: 10 gm powdered dry root per day with warm milk, honey or red wine