Milk Thistle Seeds, Organic, Whole - Silybum marianum, Starwest brand, cut/whole 1lb Make potent extracts or tinctures for easy dosing. Make a decoction to extract the herbs health benefits. Use them in your cooking to add extra health benefits.
Starwest Botanicals

Milk Thistle Seeds - Silybum marianum - Certified Organic Whole 1 lb

$19.99

Herbal Information for Milk Thistle Seed in Whole Organic Form

 

Common Name: Milk Thistle Seed, Holy Thistle, Mary Thistle

Botanical Name: Silybum marianum

Other Ingredients: None, nothing has been added to this product.

Package Size: One Pound (1lb)

Form: Whole Seed, Organic

Dosage: Follow your doctor's instructions on how to use this herb.

Origin: Croatia

Brand: Starwest Botanicals

 

Cautions: Do not use if pregnant or nursing. Consult your physician if you are taking a tranquilizer medications.

 

 

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       

 

Parts of Plants

Tincture

Decoction

Syrup/Gargle

Topical/Facial

Tea/Infusion

Cooking

Hard/Dried Berries

YES

YES

YES

Grind First

NO

YES

Soft Fruit

YES

YES

YES

YES

YES

YES

Leaves

YES

YES

YES

YES

YES

YES

Roots/Tubers

YES

YES

Decoct First

Grind First

NO

YES

Bark

YES

YES

Decoct First

Grind First

NO

YES

Stems

YES

YES

Decoct First

Grind First

YES

YES

Flowers

YES

YES

Make Tea First

Grind First

YES

YES

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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.

 

 

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    Herbal Information for Milk Thistle Seed in Whole Organic Form

     

    Common Name: Milk Thistle Seed, Holy Thistle, Mary Thistle

    Botanical Name: Silybum marianum

    Other Ingredients: None, nothing has been added to this product.

    Package Size: One Pound (1lb)

    Form: Whole Seed, Organic

    Dosage: Follow your doctor's instructions on how to use this herb.

    Origin: Croatia

    Brand: Starwest Botanicals

     

    Cautions: Do not use if pregnant or nursing. Consult your physician if you are taking a tranquilizer medications.

     

     

    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       

     

    Parts of Plants

    Tincture

    Decoction

    Syrup/Gargle

    Topical/Facial

    Tea/Infusion

    Cooking

    Hard/Dried Berries

    YES

    YES

    YES

    Grind First

    NO

    YES

    Soft Fruit

    YES

    YES

    YES

    YES

    YES

    YES

    Leaves

    YES

    YES

    YES

    YES

    YES

    YES

    Roots/Tubers

    YES

    YES

    Decoct First

    Grind First

    NO

    YES

    Bark

    YES

    YES

    Decoct First

    Grind First

    NO

    YES

    Stems

    YES

    YES

    Decoct First

    Grind First

    YES

    YES

    Flowers

    YES

    YES

    Make Tea First

    Grind First

    YES

    YES

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    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.

     

     

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    SKU: 209435-01
    Global Trade Item Number: 767963024633
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