thread: Chaga
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Old 8th April 2019 | Show parent
Originally Posted by Taikakim View Post
It grows wild where I live and I collect it, but you should be wary that it's one of the most powerful antioxidants found in nature, and getting too much antioxidants increase cancer risk. But I guess the capsules and instant teas that they sell probably don't have very large concentrations. Still, it's something to keep in mind.
I somehow imagine that it would taste bitter if you ate it straight from the tree.