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Starwest Botanicals, Kudzu, Root, 1 lb Organic Powder
Starwest Botanicals

Starwest Botanicals, Kudzu, Root, 1 lb Organic Powder

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Product Code: SWB20938751
UPC Code: 767963104946
Certified Organic

Botanical Name: Pueraria thomsonii

Origin: China

Common Names: Pueraria, Pueraria root, Radix puerariae, Ge gen, Kudzu, Japanese arrowroot

Kudzu Root Powder, also referred to as Pueraria lobata, is a quick growing weed. Implemented in traditional Chinese herbsfor centuries, Kudzu Root Powder was used in prescriptions for the treatment of wei.

Kudzu Root Powder holds many soothing properties, making it quite practical for thirst and dryness. Roasting organic Kudzu Root powder is thought by some to be an excellent tonic for the spleen.

Kudzu Root Powder is used for cooking in China as a thickening agent when making sauces, soups and puddings. It can be used as a starch for people who do not digest grains well, too. Many people also enjoy sauting the young leaves, shoots and flowers as a vegetable.

This is raw kudzu root and, while naturally high in starch, has not been treated to increase its ability to thicken soups, sauces, etc. or remove the naturally bitter flavor as some other products on the market have.


1 lb Powder in sealed bag

Suggested Use

Raw herbs do not contain dosage recommendations. We recommend you consult your own herbalist or healthcare provider.


Kudzu Root Powder (Pueraria thomsonii)

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About Starwest Botanicals

Starwest Botanicals started as a small retail herb shop in 1975 in Sacramento, California. The company grew rapidly on the strength of our commitment to provide value through a combination of quality products, excellent customer service, and fair prices. In 1979, Starwest built its first herb mill to have better control over the processing of herbs. In 1980, the company began importing herbs from several different countries and supplying manufacturers and wholesalers, while also supporting the fledgling organic herb industry. Today, Starwest Botanicals is one of the largest suppliers of organic herbs in the United States, with 85,000 sq. ft. of modern warehouse and production space and over one million pounds of herbs and spices in stock.


Do not use if pregnant or nursing. Keep out of reach of children. Please consult your health care provider if currently under care or treatment. Do not exceed recommended serving. See product packaging for additional safety information.


Individual results may vary. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease. The statements on this website and all affiliates have not been evaluated by the FDA. Advice on treatment or care of an individual patient should be obtained through consultation with a trained health care practitioner.

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