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Burdock Roots Fine Herbal Tea - 75g - Herbal Collection

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Description

Burdock was used in the traditional medicines of various European and Asian societies, and was believed to a diuretic, diaphoretic and blood purifying agent. In recent studies, the properties of burdock roots have been shown to potentially have the following medical benefits:

  • Blood pressure lowering properties.

  • Improves liver health.

  • Anti-inflammatory properties.

IDENTIFICATION

Burdock

 

Arctium lappa

Areas of origin: Europe and Asia

Certification:

Organic EU; Organic NOP/COR; SAGAP; HACCP


 

DESCRIPTION

Burdock is a genus of biennial plants from the Asteraceae plant family. Once native to Europe and Asia, burdock is now found worldwide and is cultivated for a variety of uses. Burdock is most commonly cultivated for its taproot which can be eaten as a root vegetable, and is a popular ingredient in East Asian cuisine. Burdock root is a popular flavouring agent for a variety of dishes and is used in herbal teas,  alcoholic and non alcoholic beverages due to its crisp, sweet, earthy and pungent flavour. 

WELLNESS BENEFITS

Burdock was used in the traditional medicines of various European and Asian societies, and was believed to a diuretic, diaphoretic and blood purifying agent. In recent studies, the properties of burdock roots have been shown to potentially have the following medical benefits:

 

Blood pressure lowering properties.

Improves liver health.

Anti-inflammatory properties.

CAUTION

As always with natural products you need to test for personal allergies and be cautious during pregnancy, nursing or taking medication. Please check with your health practitioner