Burdock Root


Burdock root Arctium lappa is harvested as a vegetable in Japan. The sliced, dried root is used to make infusions and decoctions, usually for the purposed of preparing a poultice.

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Burdock Root is highly effective, gentle, and multipurpose. It promotes the flow of bile and also increases circulation to the skin. Further, it is a mild diuretic and lymphatic. Burdock Root is used widely as an alterative and blood purifier. The leaves can be made into a fresh poultice to soothe poison oak and poison ivy and a leaf decoction makes a therapeutic wash for the skin. The flavor is acrid bitter cold, and sweet.
Ingredients: Organic Burdock Root. Origin: Japan. 

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Herb Size

1/4lb, 1/2lb, 1lb