Leaves, Paan

Also known as betel leaf

Season

Most plentiful in summer

Uses

Paan can be chewed as a palate cleanser and breath freshener, often with a filler such as areca nut. Believed by some to have medicinal properties.

Also used for decoration; paan has symbolic value at religious ceremonies and cultural events in South and Southeast Asia.

How to Buy


Available for shipping in our online store. Paan leaves are shipped via UPS 2-Day, however expedited overnight shipping is available. Sorry, no shipments to California or Hawaii.

Picked and shipped the same day, paan leaves are packaged by the pound bag. There are approximately 160 leaves per pound during winter months and about 120 during the summer.

The minimum order is one pound.

Also available in combo packages with mango leaves.