Latin Name: Tribulus terrestris
Common Names: Tribulus Fruit
This herbaceous perennial, known by the botanical name of Tribulus terrestris, is found in warm and tropical parts of the world including certain areas in Europe, Asia, Africa and Australia. It goes by the common names of Caltrop, Yellow Vine due to the yellow flowers it produces, as well as Goathead and Puncturevine for the seeds with sharp spines that the plant produces.
The Tribulus Fruit from Starwest that is organic has been certified by Quality Assurance International according to United States Department of Agriculture and National Organic Program guidelines.
Warning: Not to be used during pregnancy.