Burdock Root Organic Cut & Sifted

Burdock Root Organic Cut & Sifted

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per 1/4 Pound
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$4.40 
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$11.00 

Organic burdock root has the same benefits and properties as conventional burdock root, but is produced without the use of chemical agents and is minimally processed.

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a.
quick look

information at a glance
approximate cups to one pound3.5
originunited states
active compoundsmucilage, acetylene compounds, polyacetylenes, bitter guaianolides
plant part usedroot
processingcut & sifted
agricultureorganic

b.
buying & keeping

general guidelines and tips
storage tipsStore in an airtight container away from temperature extremes and sunlight.
appearance & aromaThe tiny seeds are grayish-brown, with no detectable aroma.

c.
uses

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cosmeticBurdock root is infused in oil or tinctured for use in shampoos and rinses.
culinaryThe dried root is used in tea blends and to add flavor and nutrients to soups and stews.
safetyMay increase the effects of diuretic medications.

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d.
flavor profile

organic
cut & sifted
burdock root

The root is a little sweet but mildly pungent.

e.
recipes

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f.
what else you should know

organic
cut & sifted
burdock root

Burdock has a long history of use in Europe, where the plant is also known as Beggar’s Buttons and Sticky Willow. Nicholas Culpeper, the noted 17th century English physician and botanist, wrote this of burdock:

"...the roots themselves given to drink with old wine, doth wonderfully help the biting of any serpents—the root beaten with a little salt and laid on the place suddenly easeth the pain thereof, and helpeth those that are bit by a mad dog..."

An infusion of the root, applied as a poultice to the soles of the feet, is a Medieval remedy for “hysterical disorders.” The root is also traditionally decocted for use as a skin wash, or is macerated in oil to use as a base in shampoos and hair conditioners.



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