DANDELION ROOT : Taraxacum officinale

DANDELION ROOT : Taraxacum officinale

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Dried botanicals for your everyday life. Organic and therapeutic quality, always.


Dandelion root is primarily used to support liver function and stimulate digestive secretions, improving overall detoxification. These actions help to ease indigestion, poor appetite, constipation, inflammation of the gallbladder and support normal liver function. 

The root is also known as a diuretic, although more mild than the leaves, and can assist the liver to eliminate toxins at a faster rate.


Actions :

Diuretic  /  Hepatic tonic  /  Choleretic  /  Colagogue  /  Mild laxative  /  Antilithic  /  Nutritive

Packaging :

All botanicals come in fully compostable, resealable packaging. 


Please note that due to the nature of dried herbs being pure plant matter, the appearance may vary slightly between batches. Rest assured that the quality and organic certification will always remain the same. 


For larger order quantities please contact hannah@forageandbloom.co.nz 


References ;

Materia Medica of Western Herbs by Carole Fisher

Herbs and Natural Supplements; An evidence-based guide 3rd edition by Lesley Braun and Marc Cohen

A Clinical Guide to Blending Liquid Herbs by Kerry Bone

The Constituents of Medicinal Plants by Andrew Pengelly