Knotgrass Herb - Knotweed, Appalachian Mountains Wild Harvest
Knotgrass can be made into herbal tea, tinctures or extracts. The aerial parts of knotgrass have been used for centuries as a food source, a spice and in herbal medicine. In Chinese medicine, knotweed has been used for over 2000 years and is one of their many time tested herbs.
Summer 2018 Wild Crafted on the " Tame the Spirit " Farm in the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains. No smog, no pollution and rich, nutrient filled soil provide the perfect environment for harvesting all natural, non GMO, wild herbs. 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.
The knotgrass plant contains about 1% Silicic acid which is the main active ingredient in the organic herbs made with the wild plant. The wild herbs made from the fresh knotgrass plant also contain mucins, tannins, traces of essential oil, vitamin C, tannins, phenolic acids, coumarins and flavonoids.
Knotgrass is an overlooked herb with much potential. It has been used to assist a variety of ailments and is being studied for additional uses.
Folklore, Occult and Magic uses - Most herbs are considered magical in their own unique way. Knotgrass in particular is used in rituals for protection against evil and diseases.
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.