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Hops

Description

There are about 170 species in the Cannabaceae family but the Hops plant and the cannabis plant are without a doubt winning the popularity contest. Hops are a perennial climbing plant, which dies back in the fall and produces new shoots in the spring. The mature female flower cones of the vine known as Hops Strobiles, have been dried and used in the production of beer. Reinheitsgebot German Purity Law…

 

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Products Containing Hops

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    Sleep Formula*

    Aids in falling asleep quickly*

    For some of us, falling asleep is sometimes the most troubling aspect of the sleep cycle. The all-herbal formula in Sleep Formula*® features extracts of herbs historically recognized to facilitate the transition from wakefulness to sleep.* Encapsulated in Gaia’s patented, readily-absorbable Liquid Phyto-Caps®, Sleep Formula* works quickly to help you fall asleep with more ease.

    Herbs:  American Skullcap, California Poppy, Hops, Kava Kava, Passionflower, Valerian

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