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Hydrangea Root Wild Crafted Cut & Sifted

Hydrangea Root Wild Crafted Cut & Sifted

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Hydrangea is a shrub that is native to the Americas and certain parts of Asia.

The plant is commonly grown as an ornamental specimen because of its large, round flower heads—that is, if you don't mind the legend that foretells a life of spinsterhood for your daughters should you permit the plant to grow near your home.

The root of the plant, sometimes referred to as Seven Bark Herb, is traditionally used to prepare a strong tea, often in combination with apple cider.

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Hydrangea arborescens

Hydrangea Root Wild Crafted Cut & Sifted

Hydrangea root, c/s, wild crafted

a.
quick look

variety information to have
cups to lb6
originunited states
active compoundsCyanogenic glycoside, Volatile oil, Saponins, and Flavonoids.
plant part usedroot
processingcut & sifted

b.
buying & keeping

general guidelines and tips
storage tipsKeep in a cool, dry place stored in a sealed container.
appearance & aromaWoody and fibrous with no significant aroma.

c.
uses

try something new
culinaryUse in tea blends and in mulled wine and cider.

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d.
flavor profile

wild crafted, cut & sifted
hydrangea root

Mildly sweet with a bitter finish. Blend with more other herbs and spices in tea blends to balance flavors.

e.
formulas & recipes

wild crafted, cut & sifted
hydrangea root

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f.
what else you should know

wild crafted, cut & sifted
hydrangea root

Hydrangea is a North American deciduous shrub grown as an ornamental garden plant because of its large, showy blooms. It also occurs naturally in moist woodlands and along stream banks throughout the east coast.

The root, dug in the fall, was used Native Americans to prepare teas and tonics. The Cherokee referred to hydrangea as seven barks because the bark of the plant’s twigs peel away to reveal a different color with each layer.

Although the use of hydrangea root was common in 19th century American herbalism, the plant itself is quite ancient. In fact, there is fossil evidence of that the herb existed more than 70 million years ago.



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