Astragalus Root

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Astragalus Root,

 Astragalus membranaceus,

Making Astragalus Tea, Astragalus Tincture & Extractions are the most common uses for this widely used herbal plant. If one doesn't prefer tea or tincture, the powdered Astragalus Root can be used to make herbal capsules.

"Tame the Spirit" Herbs are always organic, Wild Harvested or Farm Grown using NON GMO seed and no pesticides. Always unprocessed with no additives or preservatives. We keep it " Wild" so you can keep it Healthy!

Packaged in sealed retail foil pouch, always guaranteed fresh or your money back! As shown in our pictures, we also include a really cool, custom made, laminated index card that references your herb. It is yours FREE and a great way to reference your herbs.

 For more than 2,000 years, Chinese herbalists have used Astragalus for various conditions, although, European botanists didn't write about its medicinal qualities until the late 1700's. The plant is known as Milkvetch and Yellow Leader (Huang Qi ) in Chinese Medicine. This name refers to both the color of the interior root and the plant’s prestige among Chinese medicine. Astragalus is still one of the fifty fundamental herbs used in Chinese Medicine.

The roots of Astragalus are not harvested until the plant has reached four years in age. This makes for larger, more potent roots. 

The compounds in the plant have been found to have the following actions - Adaptogen, antibacterial, antiviral, diuretic, immune-stimulant,  & vasodilator.

Companion plants often mixed with Astragalus include reishi ( fungi), goldenseal, echinacea and ginseng.

Occult and Magick uses - Associated with Self Awareness and the creating of one's own reality. Considered a powerful herb for protection. Used in various traditions, rituals, ceremonies, magic spells and witchcraft.

The information we share on this website is based on research from books, the internet, research papers, and personal experience with native plants. The information contained in this website should not be considered medical advice. These products are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any illness or disease. For diagnosis or treatment consult your physician.

As with any food, allergic reactions can also occur with herbs. If you are pregnant or breast feeding do not use this herb. Speak with a medical professional if you have any concerns or adverse reactions.