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Stevia Plant – How to Grow It and How to Use It
Background info on the stevia plant, growing stevia from seed or starts, harvesting and using stevia leaves and making stevia extracts.
How to Grow Stevia for Sweeter Teas
The sweetest plants in my garden are neither berries nor tree fruits, but the lanky green herb known as stevia. Called kaa-he-he in its native Paraguay, stevia leaves have been drunk in tea for thousands of years, and more recently have become a global food commodity. In 2012, sales of stevia for processing into sugar substitutes topped $300 million. The question of processed product versus whole herb answers itself when you start growing stevia, which produces spurts of harvestable leaves…
Make Your Own Stevia Powder!
So, I've been using Kal stevia powder extract for over 10 years now. I've tried several other brands but they often have more of that bitter after-taste. This stevia powder has had the best taste, even over their liquid extract (to me). Well, it's very processed and I recently realized it's from China. There was something unsettling about consuming white powder from China! I mean, anyone else with me on this?! Well, I'm still using it (I've got to do something to cure my never ending…
Growing and Using Stevia
by Jeffery Goettemoeller and Karen Lucke. Stevia is natures sugar substitute - 40-300 times sweeter than sugar, non glycemic, has no calories, and does not cause cavities. We've been getting lots of calls about stevia - it's a little tricky to grow. But the most common query is "how do you use it?" well, this handy little guide answers those questions and more in a clear, straight-to-the-point manner. It explains how to propagate the plant from seeds or cuttings, outdoor and indoor culture…