Wild Crafted Oregon Grape Root
Need a small amount of herbs for a project? We've got you covered! All of our herbs are either wildcrafted, from local farmers or purchased through organic suppliers that have ethical standards online.
We offer this herb in 2.5oz only at this time (this is by weight) and we package it in a reusable muslin bag, so if you are infusing the herbs, you can use the bag as a strainer when done.
Oregon Grape Root - Mahonia Aquifolium
Orgin - United States
Also known as Oregon Grape, Mountain Holly
Parts - Roots, Inner Stem Bark
Key Constituents - Isoquinoline alkaloids, berberine, berbamine, oxyancanthine, canadine, mahonine, magnoflorine and jatrorrhizine
Uses - Infusion, Decoction, Tincture, Wash, Gargle, Powder
Taste - Bitter
Energy - Cold
Safety - This herb is contraindicated in cases of either emaciation or weak digestion. Do not use if there is a gallbladder blockage. Other contraindications include lactation, bile-duct obstruction, hepatic cancer, acute inflammation and this herb may decrease the efficacy of many herbs, supplements and drugs.
We recommend that you consult with a qualified healthcare practitioner before using herbal products, particularly if you are pregnant, nursing, or on any medications.