Power Super Foods -Certificated Organic Maca Powder
Maca is a heart shaped root vegetable of the Brassicaceae (cruciferous) family that looks like a radish but grows like a sweet potato -- the colour varies from creamy yellow or light pink to dark purple or black. Maca's botanical name is Lepidium meyenii,Walpers (after German botanist Gerhard Walpers) and is also known as Lepidium peruvianum,Chacon after Peruvian researcher Dr. Gloria Chacon.
Maca Powder is fresh milled to order then climate controlled shipped from Peru. The temperature-controlled processing prevents oxidization and rancidity, especially of heat sensitive vitamins, essential fatty acids, and proteins (amino acids). Note the 14.6% protein level - Power Super Foods believe their premium strength certified organic and certified fair trade Maca is the freshest, most supreme quality Maca in the world.