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Burdock Root - Organic Cut and Sifted 1 lb. - Starwest Botanicals

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Herbal information of Organic Burdock Root in Bulk Cut Form

Common Name:   Burdock Root
Botanical Name:    Arctium lappa
Channels/Meridians: Lung, Stomach
Other Names: Arctium Lappa, Gobo, Great Burdock Root, Cocklebur, Beggar's Buttons
Other Ingredients: None, nothing has been added to this product.
Package Size:   1 pound (1 lb)
Form: Certified Organic Cut and Sifted 
Dosage: Follow doctors instructions on how to use this herb.
Origin: Croatia
Brand: Starwest Botanicals

Cautions: Do not use if pregnant or nursing. Do not use if on blood thinner medication.  Do not use if allergic to chrysanthemums or ragweed.  Do not use if taking diuretics.

California Prop 65 

Naturally Occurring Components:   The polyacetylenes in burdock inhibit the growth of bacteria and fungi.  Burdock contains copper, iron, manganese, sulfur, biotin, zinc, iron, amino acids, mucilage, and vitamins B1, B6, B12, and E.

Additional Information for Burdock Root

How to use burdock root, what is burdock root, why use herbs, how to use burdock root, benefits of burdock root, Benefits of Burdock Root

  • Botanical support for normal elimination of fluid
  • Supports the Lymphatic System
  • Benefits the Circulation
  • Is a natural diuretic
  • Aids in Digestion
  • Promotes Urinary Tract Health
  • Burdock contain Inulin, not to be confused with Insulin
  • As a folk medicine, it is used to benefit a sore throat.
  • Use Topically as hair care

Product Properties: Acrid, Bitter, Cold

What does a Burdock Root Look Like?

  1. It is somewhat long like a carrot, but a tan color not orange colored.
  2. When sliced the inside of the burdock is lighter in color.
  3. Do not buy Burdock root which is covered in bruises 

How to use Burdock Root?
Add to soups, much like you would add carrots to a soup or stew.
Boiled and mashed with a small amount of butter and pepper
Pickled Burdock Root is tasty
Can be brewed into a fermented drink

In Japan it known as gobo.
Botanically, burdock belongs to the family of Asteraceae; in the genus of Arctium, and known scientifically as Arctium lappa.

Nutritional Facts about Burdock Root

PrincipleNutrient ValuePercentage of RDA
Energy 72 Kcal 3.5%
Carbohydrates 17.34 g 13%
Protein 1.53 g 3%
Total Fat 0.15 g <1%
Cholesterol 0 mg 0%
Dietary Fiber 3.3 g 8%
Vitamins  
Folates 23 µg 6%
Niacin 0.300 mg 2%
Pantothenic acid 0.321 mg 6%
Pyridoxine 0.240 mg 18%
Riboflavin 0.30 mg 2%
Thiamin 0.010 mg 1%
Vitamin A 0 IU 0%
Vitamin C 3 mg 5%
Vitamin E 0.38 mg 2.5%
Vitamin K 1.6 µg 1%
Electrolytes  
Sodium 5 mg <1%
Potassium 308 mg 6.5%
Minerals  
Calcium 41 mg 4%
Iron 0.80 mg 10%
Magnesium 38 mg 9%
Manganese 0.232 mg 10%
Phosphorus 51 mg 7%
Selenium 0.7 mg 1%
Zinc 0.33 mg 3%
Phytonutrients  
Carotene-α 0 µg --
Carotene-ß 0 µg --
Crypto-xanthin-ß 0 µg --
Lutein-zeaxanthin 0 µg --

See the table below for in depth analysis of nutrients:Burdock root (A. lappa),raw, Nutrition value per 100 g. 
(Source: USDA National Nutrient data base)


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Check out our How to Use Bulk Herbs page to see how to use herbs correctly. Our web page is constantly expanding, as of today we have articles on:

  • How to make salves, poultice, tinctures, teas, capsules, gargles, and foot bathes
  • How to make a citrus facial splash
  • Cayenne pepper: Caterpillar and aphid spray ( Natural insect repellent )
  • Citrus potpourri basket       

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About Starwest Botanicals Quality Control

Starwest Botanicals validated quality assurance testing includes: 
• Organoleptic testing to ensure proper appearance, color, aroma and flavor. 
• Microscopic and Macroscopic inspection for foreign matter.
• HPTLC for identification, to verify purity and authenticity. 
• ICP-MS heavy metal analysis.
• Microbiology testing for pathogens such as E. coli and salmonella.
• Chemical analyses for moisture content, volatile oil, ash and acid insoluble ash.

Audits all suppliers yearly to assure they meet our GMP requirements

Laboratory Analysis

Samples are retained from all shipments are thoroughly tested and compared to our extensive reference library of dried herbs and botanicals to verify authenticity. All lot samples are kept for five years and can be traced for verification.

Starwest Botanicals utilizes not only their in-house laboratory, but also independent labs and consultants to guarantee their analyses are complete. Testing includes organoleptic analysis for aroma, color, flavor and texture. Physical testing involves moisture, volatile oil content, heavy metals, microbiology, thin layer chromatography, and other tests specific to each herb.

Traditional Chinese Herbs

Chinese Traditional herbs should be regarded as an added feature to modern western healthcare, and not as a replacement. Chinese traditional herbs (Teas) emphasize harmony, and balance.

 

 

References:

Blumenthal M, Busse WR, Goldberg A, et al, eds. The Complete German Commission E Monographs. Therapeutic Guide to Herbal Medicines. Boston, MA: Integrative Medicine Communications; 1998:318.
alternativehealing.org

https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/abs/pii/S0024320599006438?&utm_medium=74652

https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/BF02256533?&utm_medium=74652

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    Herbal information of Organic Burdock Root in Bulk Cut Form

    Common Name:   Burdock Root
    Botanical Name:    Arctium lappa
    Channels/Meridians: Lung, Stomach
    Other Names: Arctium Lappa, Gobo, Great Burdock Root, Cocklebur, Beggar's Buttons
    Other Ingredients: None, nothing has been added to this product.
    Package Size:   1 pound (1 lb)
    Form: Certified Organic Cut and Sifted 
    Dosage: Follow doctors instructions on how to use this herb.
    Origin: Croatia
    Brand: Starwest Botanicals

    Cautions: Do not use if pregnant or nursing. Do not use if on blood thinner medication.  Do not use if allergic to chrysanthemums or ragweed.  Do not use if taking diuretics.

    California Prop 65 

    Naturally Occurring Components:   The polyacetylenes in burdock inhibit the growth of bacteria and fungi.  Burdock contains copper, iron, manganese, sulfur, biotin, zinc, iron, amino acids, mucilage, and vitamins B1, B6, B12, and E.

    Additional Information for Burdock Root

    How to use burdock root, what is burdock root, why use herbs, how to use burdock root, benefits of burdock root, Benefits of Burdock Root

    • Botanical support for normal elimination of fluid
    • Supports the Lymphatic System
    • Benefits the Circulation
    • Is a natural diuretic
    • Aids in Digestion
    • Promotes Urinary Tract Health
    • Burdock contain Inulin, not to be confused with Insulin
    • As a folk medicine, it is used to benefit a sore throat.
    • Use Topically as hair care

    Product Properties: Acrid, Bitter, Cold

    What does a Burdock Root Look Like?

    1. It is somewhat long like a carrot, but a tan color not orange colored.
    2. When sliced the inside of the burdock is lighter in color.
    3. Do not buy Burdock root which is covered in bruises 

    How to use Burdock Root?
    Add to soups, much like you would add carrots to a soup or stew.
    Boiled and mashed with a small amount of butter and pepper
    Pickled Burdock Root is tasty
    Can be brewed into a fermented drink

    In Japan it known as gobo.
    Botanically, burdock belongs to the family of Asteraceae; in the genus of Arctium, and known scientifically as Arctium lappa.

    Nutritional Facts about Burdock Root

    PrincipleNutrient ValuePercentage of RDA
    Energy 72 Kcal 3.5%
    Carbohydrates 17.34 g 13%
    Protein 1.53 g 3%
    Total Fat 0.15 g <1%
    Cholesterol 0 mg 0%
    Dietary Fiber 3.3 g 8%
    Vitamins  
    Folates 23 µg 6%
    Niacin 0.300 mg 2%
    Pantothenic acid 0.321 mg 6%
    Pyridoxine 0.240 mg 18%
    Riboflavin 0.30 mg 2%
    Thiamin 0.010 mg 1%
    Vitamin A 0 IU 0%
    Vitamin C 3 mg 5%
    Vitamin E 0.38 mg 2.5%
    Vitamin K 1.6 µg 1%
    Electrolytes  
    Sodium 5 mg <1%
    Potassium 308 mg 6.5%
    Minerals  
    Calcium 41 mg 4%
    Iron 0.80 mg 10%
    Magnesium 38 mg 9%
    Manganese 0.232 mg 10%
    Phosphorus 51 mg 7%
    Selenium 0.7 mg 1%
    Zinc 0.33 mg 3%
    Phytonutrients  
    Carotene-α 0 µg --
    Carotene-ß 0 µg --
    Crypto-xanthin-ß 0 µg --
    Lutein-zeaxanthin 0 µg --

    See the table below for in depth analysis of nutrients:Burdock root (A. lappa),raw, Nutrition value per 100 g. 
    (Source: USDA National Nutrient data base)


     blue-bar1.jpg

    Check out our How to Use Bulk Herbs page to see how to use herbs correctly. Our web page is constantly expanding, as of today we have articles on:

    • How to make salves, poultice, tinctures, teas, capsules, gargles, and foot bathes
    • How to make a citrus facial splash
    • Cayenne pepper: Caterpillar and aphid spray ( Natural insect repellent )
    • Citrus potpourri basket       

    different-uses.png

    About Starwest Botanicals Quality Control

    Starwest Botanicals validated quality assurance testing includes: 
    • Organoleptic testing to ensure proper appearance, color, aroma and flavor. 
    • Microscopic and Macroscopic inspection for foreign matter.
    • HPTLC for identification, to verify purity and authenticity. 
    • ICP-MS heavy metal analysis.
    • Microbiology testing for pathogens such as E. coli and salmonella.
    • Chemical analyses for moisture content, volatile oil, ash and acid insoluble ash.

    Audits all suppliers yearly to assure they meet our GMP requirements

    Laboratory Analysis

    Samples are retained from all shipments are thoroughly tested and compared to our extensive reference library of dried herbs and botanicals to verify authenticity. All lot samples are kept for five years and can be traced for verification.

    Starwest Botanicals utilizes not only their in-house laboratory, but also independent labs and consultants to guarantee their analyses are complete. Testing includes organoleptic analysis for aroma, color, flavor and texture. Physical testing involves moisture, volatile oil content, heavy metals, microbiology, thin layer chromatography, and other tests specific to each herb.

    Traditional Chinese Herbs

    Chinese Traditional herbs should be regarded as an added feature to modern western healthcare, and not as a replacement. Chinese traditional herbs (Teas) emphasize harmony, and balance.

     

     

    References:

    Blumenthal M, Busse WR, Goldberg A, et al, eds. The Complete German Commission E Monographs. Therapeutic Guide to Herbal Medicines. Boston, MA: Integrative Medicine Communications; 1998:318.
    alternativehealing.org

    https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/abs/pii/S0024320599006438?&utm_medium=74652

    https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/BF02256533?&utm_medium=74652

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    Global Trade Item Number: 767963023643
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