0

 

Pure Goods

Rhubarb Root
0.25 lbs

  • $2.99
Shipping calculated at checkout.
Rheum officinalis

rhubarb

Rhubarb is a leafy green that is related to buckwheat and is considered both a vegetable and a fruit in the U.S. The leaf is generally discarded because it often contains unsafe levels of oxalic acid, but the pink-colored petiole, or stalk, is traditionally cooked in sugar as a pie filling. The root of the plant, which contains emodin and other anthraquinones, is highly valued in Asian culture. Rhubarb root, referred to in China as da-huang, is harvested from mature plants that are between five and ten years old and is then carefully dried for use in making tinctures and extracts.

Net Orders Checkout

Item Price Qty Total
Subtotal $0.00
Shipping
Total

Shipping Address

Shipping Methods