Sarsaparilla refers to two seperate genus of plants, one native to South Asia (primarily India), the other native to Central and South America. Primarilly used as a flavoring for beverages, it is traditionally used in cordials and tonics as a blood purifier and detox agent.
Sarsaparilla Root, Jamaican, Cut & Sifted
Sarsaparilla Root, Jamaic, C/S
- Brand: Frontier Bulk
Botanical Name: Smilax regelii Killip & C.V. Morton
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 (1.3g)
Servings About 364
Amount per % Daily
Total Carbohydrate 1g <1%*
Sarsaparilla, cut (root) 1.3g **
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
** Daily Value not established.
Common Name: Sarsaparilla
Plant Part: Root
Cut: Cut & Sifted
Bar Code: 0-89836-00651-6