Moringa is native to India and is now cultivated in weather certain areas all over Asia, Africa, and South America. It is a deciduous tree that grows quickly. In the past it was valued by the Romans, Egyptians, and Greeks for its medicinal properties. Today, it is used by humanitarian organizations to combat malnutrition and its effects in poverty-stricken regions, mainly because of its economic viability and rapid growth. Once you learn of all the health benefits you can see why it is also called the “Miracle Tree”.