A superior tonic and alternative herb and is a popular folk remedy. It has a special affinity for the skin and is used in all types of skin preparations. Burdock roots are very fibrous, resulting in soft, stringy, cottony-type material when cut. Frontier® Organic Cut & Sifted Burdock Root can also be used to make a pleasant-tasting tea. Try in our Homemade Root Beer recipe, as well. Our organic bulk burdock root is kosher certified and non-irradiated.
Directions: To use as a tea, add 1 tsp. of herb to a tea infuser and place the infuser in a tea cup. Pour 1 cup of boiling water over the infuser. Cover and let steep for 3-5 minutes.
Suggested uses: Try in our Homemade Root Beer recipe. Use in DIY skin care preparations.
Botanical name: Arctium lappa L.