Barberry is a tall shrub native to North America where it was employed by natives for its tonic effects believed to cleanse the liver and purify the blood.
To use as a tea, pour 1 cup boiling water over 1 tsp. of herb, cover and steep 3-5 minutes.
Barberry Root Bark, Cut & Sifted
- Brand: Frontier Bulk
Botanical Name: Berberis vulgaris L.
Safety Info: Not to be used during pregnancy.
Directions: To prepare as a tea, add 1-2 teaspoons of herb to 8 oz. water in a pot. Cover and simmer for 15-30 minutes, strain and serve immediately.
Size: 1 lb
Package: Bulk Bag
Introduction Date: 1982-12-01
Serving Size 1 tsp (1.6g)
Servings About 287
Amount per % Daily
Total Carbohydrate 1g <1%*
Barberry, cut (root) 1.6g **
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
** Daily Value not established.
Common Name: Barberry Root
Plant Part: Root Bark
Cut: Cut & Sifted
Bar Code: 0-89836-00507-6