POWERS: Anti-aging, vision
DESCRIPTION: Bilberries are awesome! High concentration of flavonoids (anthocyanosides), bilberry is a powerful little berry related to the blueberry. Often used for it's super power of boosting collagen structures in the blood vessels of your eyes. Back in the day, bilberry was prescribed for circulation and vision improvement to English pilots.
The bilberry and the blueberry are closely related cousins that are very similar in appearance. The bilberry is a dark wild blueberry that is rich in antioxidants known as anthocyanins and polyphenols. They have been used for medicinal purposes for conditions ranging from eye conditions to diabetes.
FUN FACT > During World War II, British pilots in the Royal Air Force ate bilberry jam to improve their night vision, never proven to work but it is a fun fact.
flavor: tart & fruity
superpower: anti-aging, vision