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Organic Spirulina

Organic Spirulina Description Spirulina, or organic Spirulina, is a nutritional supplement that is made from two different types of cyanobacteria: Arthrospira platensis and Arthrospira maxima. These organic forms of bacteria are cultivated using high quality and safety standards as a dietary supplement for both humans and animals. Organic Spirulina consists of free- floating cyanonacteria that […]

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Ocotillo Bark

Ocotillo plant (Fouquieria splendons) Description The Ocotillo plant (Fouquieria splendons) is a desert dwelling plant that is typically found in the Southwestern United States and also in Northern Mexico. It is called by many names, such as Desert Coral, Coachwhip and Vine Cactus. The Ocotillo may look like a cactus but it is not a […]

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Pau d’Arco Bark

Pau d’Arco Bark (Tabebuia impetiginosa) Description Pau d’Arco (Tabebuia impetiginosa) is an evergreen tree that is native to Paraguay, Brazil and also to Argentina. This magnificent tree can grow to as high as 25 feet and has beautiful flowers that actually resemble minute little trumpets. The Pau d’Arco bark is the most commonly used part […]

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Red Clover

Red Clover (Trifolium pretense) Description Red Clover Blossoms (Trifolium pretense) is a species of the clover plant which is native to Europe, Asia and Africa. It is a perennial plant that can grow 20 to 80 cm tall. It has alternate leaves with three leaflets and a unique outer leaf. The flowers of the Red […]

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Olive Leaf

Olive Leaf (Olea europaea) Description The Olive Leaf comes from the Olive Tree (Olea europae). This is a tree native to the Mediterranean and throughout Asia as well. It is also cultivated and commercially prepared in Chile, Australia and Peru. The Olive Leaf is light green in color with an elongated shape. It is commonly […]

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Clove Buds

Clove Buds (Caryophyllus aromaticus) Description Clove Buds are buds from the Clove tree (Eugenia arena), which is a very tall evergreen tree. This tree is native to the Pacific and in the islands of the Philippines and is also grown in India, Sumatra, Brazil and Jamaica. The Clove tree has a smooth, pale yellow bark. […]

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Oregon Grape Root

Oregon Grape Root (Mahonia aquifolium) Contrary to popular belief, the Oregon Grape root (Mahonia aquifolium) is related to the barberry and is not directly related to true grapes at all. The Oregon Grape is actually an evergreen shrub that can grow between 3 feet and 16 feet tall. The plant has leathery leaves with bright […]

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Yellow Dock Root

Yellow Dock Root (Rumex crispus) Yellow Dock Root (Rumex crispus) is quite a common weed which is native to Europe as well as throughout parts of Asia. However it is grown as a vegetable in Europe, and it is used as a medicinal herb in Asia. The Yellow Dock Root may also be known as […]

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Burdock Root

Burdock Root (Arctium lappa) The Burdock Root belongs to the genus Arctium that is derived from the Greek word ‘arktos’ meaning ‘bear’ to connote this plant’s shaggy burrs. Description The Burdock Root is a fleshy taproot and can grow up to 1 meter long and can grow deep inside the soil. The root itself has […]

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Cascara Sagrada Bark

Cascara Sagrada Bark (Rhamnus purshiana) Cascara Sagrada is the aged and dried bark of a small tree that is most predominantly found in the Pacific Northwest. It is from the Buckthorn family. The bark is made to age for at least a year so that the active ingredients in it become milder. Description The Cascara […]

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