Kudzu Root Cut

$7.99

Botanical Name: Pueraria thomsonii

Common Name:

  • English:  Tropical kudze, Kudzu vine, apanese arrowroot, East Asian arrowroot, Arrowroot
  • Also, known as:  Vidaari, Kidar kanda

Habitat: Asia

OriginChina 

Harvested: Wild

Parts Used: Root                                                                 

General Information:

Kudzu is a vine. Under the right growing conditions, it spreads easily, covering virtually everything that doesn’t move out of its path. Kudzu was introduced in North America in 1876 in the southeastern U.S. to prevent soil erosion. But kudzu spread quickly and overtook farms and buildings, leading some to call to kudzu "the vine that ate the South.” Kudzu si well documented in Indian traditional medicine as well as in Chinese traditional medicine.

 

How to use:   

Decoctions are suitable for roots, barks, large seeds & berries, and other dense material. The simple way to make decoction is, in a saucepan, add 1 tablespoon of dried herbs to 1 cup of water. Bring the water to boil, reduce heat and simmer for 30-60 minutes. Strain and squeeze out as much as liquid as possible and enjoy!

Tips:

  • You can sweeten your herbal decoctions with bit of honey, natural fruit juice, stevia leaves powder and or licorice root powder.

 

Precautions: 

You should consult with a qualified healthcare practitioner before using any herbal products, particularly if you are pregnant, nursing, or on any medications.

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