Marshmallow root can be used to make marshmallow root tea and is often used in cough syrup to help alleviate a sore throat, dry cough, inflammation, and other health-related issues. Marshmallow Root -Althaea Officinalis Make a decoction to extract the herbs health benefits. Enjoy a health benefiting cup of herbal tea. Make potent extracts or tinctures for easy dosing.
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Starwest Botanicals

Organic Marshmallow Root Althaea Officinalis C/S 1 lb Starwest

$40.00

Herbal Information for Marshmallow Root in Cut and Sifted Form

Common: Marshmallow Root, Althea Root, Sweet Weed, Mortification Plant, Wymote, Schloss Tea
Botanical Name: Althaea officinalis
Other Ingredients: None, nothing has been added to this product.
Package Size: One Pound (1lb)
Form: Cut, Organic
Dosage: Consult your healthcare professional for correct dosage.
Origin: Croatia
Brand: Starwest Botanicals
Cautions: Do not use if pregnant or nursing. Should be taken with at least 250 ml (8 oz) of liquid.

California Prop 65

Additional Information on Marshmallow Root

information on how to use herbs, why use herbs, benefits of herbs, medicinal properties of herbsBenefits of Marshmallow Root

  • Supports upper respiratory system
  • Promotes healthy digestion
  • Short term use for sore throats
  • Reduce joint pain
  • Use as a mouth gargle
  • Aids in skins health  

Marshmallow Root comes from the marshmallow plant and looks like a brown, fibrous husk. The flowers, root, and leaves of the Marshmallow plant are all edible. 

The medicinal properties of Marshmallow Root come from the mucilage, or sap-like substance, that the plant produces. 

The mucilage of the plant contains antioxidants, which aids in forming a protective coating over skin and the digestive tract. By doing this, it may help with skin irritation and digestive issues. 

Marshmallow Root has a potent source of flavonoid antioxidants, dietary fiber, and beneficial bioactive compounds. 

Constituents 

Marshmallow Root: Mucilage - l8-35%,  consisting of a number of polysaccharides; one is composed of L-rhamnose, D-galactose, D-galacturonic acid and D-glucuronic acid in the ratio 3:2:3:3. Another, a highly branched L-arabifurranan, trisaccharide a structural unit and one with a high proportion of uronic acid units. Miscellaneous; about 35% pectin, l-2% asparagine, tannins. 

There are several therapeutic ways you can take or use Marshmallow Root to benefit from its mucilage properties. Marshmallow Root can be used in the following forms.  

  • Marshmallow Root a health beneficial tea
  • Marshmallow Root powder which can used in drinks and smoothies
  • Marshmallow Root  used in therapeutic skin products which can be applied topically
  • Marshmallow Root powdered and used for an all natural supplement capsules
  • Marshmallow Root soaked and used as a herbal cough syrup 

Marshmallow Root has been used for its healing properties for hundreds of years.  

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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.

 

 References:
https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/J157v03n03_08
https://academicjournals.org/journal/JMPR/article-abstract/BD00EAD40178
https://www.drweil.com/vitamins-supplements-herbs/herbs/marshmallow-root-benefits/

 

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    Herbal Information for Marshmallow Root in Cut and Sifted Form

    Common: Marshmallow Root, Althea Root, Sweet Weed, Mortification Plant, Wymote, Schloss Tea
    Botanical Name: Althaea officinalis
    Other Ingredients: None, nothing has been added to this product.
    Package Size: One Pound (1lb)
    Form: Cut, Organic
    Dosage: Consult your healthcare professional for correct dosage.
    Origin: Croatia
    Brand: Starwest Botanicals
    Cautions: Do not use if pregnant or nursing. Should be taken with at least 250 ml (8 oz) of liquid.

    California Prop 65

    Additional Information on Marshmallow Root

    information on how to use herbs, why use herbs, benefits of herbs, medicinal properties of herbsBenefits of Marshmallow Root

    • Supports upper respiratory system
    • Promotes healthy digestion
    • Short term use for sore throats
    • Reduce joint pain
    • Use as a mouth gargle
    • Aids in skins health  

    Marshmallow Root comes from the marshmallow plant and looks like a brown, fibrous husk. The flowers, root, and leaves of the Marshmallow plant are all edible. 

    The medicinal properties of Marshmallow Root come from the mucilage, or sap-like substance, that the plant produces. 

    The mucilage of the plant contains antioxidants, which aids in forming a protective coating over skin and the digestive tract. By doing this, it may help with skin irritation and digestive issues. 

    Marshmallow Root has a potent source of flavonoid antioxidants, dietary fiber, and beneficial bioactive compounds. 

    Constituents 

    Marshmallow Root: Mucilage - l8-35%,  consisting of a number of polysaccharides; one is composed of L-rhamnose, D-galactose, D-galacturonic acid and D-glucuronic acid in the ratio 3:2:3:3. Another, a highly branched L-arabifurranan, trisaccharide a structural unit and one with a high proportion of uronic acid units. Miscellaneous; about 35% pectin, l-2% asparagine, tannins. 

    There are several therapeutic ways you can take or use Marshmallow Root to benefit from its mucilage properties. Marshmallow Root can be used in the following forms.  

    • Marshmallow Root a health beneficial tea
    • Marshmallow Root powder which can used in drinks and smoothies
    • Marshmallow Root  used in therapeutic skin products which can be applied topically
    • Marshmallow Root powdered and used for an all natural supplement capsules
    • Marshmallow Root soaked and used as a herbal cough syrup 

    Marshmallow Root has been used for its healing properties for hundreds of years.  

    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       

    how to use herbs, different ways to use herbs, tutorials for herb use, instructions of herb use

    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.

     

     References:
    https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/J157v03n03_08
    https://academicjournals.org/journal/JMPR/article-abstract/BD00EAD40178
    https://www.drweil.com/vitamins-supplements-herbs/herbs/marshmallow-root-benefits/

     

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    SKU: 209430-31
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