Gaharu is known as “Agarwood”, but also known as Aloeswood, Eaglewood, Oud, Jinko and it is the most expensive wood. It has many health benefits as well and Chinese has century old writing mentioning Gaharu in herbal medicine remedy. Gaharu is also known as “WOOD OF GODS”.
[Gaharu Tea Valley Gopeng]
[20 years old Gaharu Tree]
[20 years old Gaharu Tree now – a fantastic view with a circle of rainbow around the tree taken on 1 June 2013]
Hugging the trunk of gaharu tree is believed to be auspicious.
Gaharu products :
Gaharu Soup Mix
Gaharu Instant Noodles
Gaharu leaf contains high levels of anti-aging, anti-cancer properties. Traditionally used for strengthening the heart, reducing blood sugar, lowering blood pressure and stabilizing the nervous system. Also helps to improve sleep, anti-aging, promotoes beauty, eliminate flatulence and expels oils.
GREAT WALL OF GOPENG
A fortress is taking shape in gaharu tea plantation with a 120ha gaharu which will be surrounded by wall that will remind visitors of the Great Wall of China. It is being built by Gaharu Technologies Sdn Bhd to protect its gaharu plants from intruder.
Gaharu Technologies Sdn Bhd (837448-W)
Lot 9840, Mukim Teja, Kg Pintu Padang, 31600 Gopeng, Perak
Tel : 05-3511999/1198
Visiting Hours :
Monday – Sunday 9am – 6pm
Openg on public holidays
Official site:Gaharu Tea Valley of Gopeng.