The Q&A Archives: Growing Ginkgo For Pharmaceutical Use

Question: European pharm. companies have been manufacturing a drug used for memory retention, etc. The drug is isolated from Ginkgo leaves. I read an article in the American Nurseryman a few years ago profiling a supplier of the leaves. I believe the supplier was from Georgia and shipped the raw material to France. Do you have any information on the manufacturers or suppliers of the leaves? I would like to be a potential supplier of the raw material.

Answer: I have tracked down a few sources that may be helpful to you or at least point you in the right direction. You can contact a company called Body Science by emailing them at There are also two websites that may lead you to where you needto be, or

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