Tribulus Terrestris – popular among bodybuilders
Tribulus Terrestris is a tropical and subtropical species of plant found in countries in Asia, Africa and Southern Europe. It is among the species of tribulus and is assigned to the family of yoke plants. In some areas the plant is also known as the geastrum. Among other things its fruit contains a glycoside and peroxidases, so enzymes – and also essential oils and linoleic acid. So-called saponins can be extracted from the roots of Tribulus Terrestris.