Starwest Botanicals, Maca, Root, 1 lb Organic Powder
UPC Code: 767963093707
Botanical Name: Lepidium meyenii
Common Names: Peruvian Maca, Macca, Peruvian Ginseng
Maca (Lepidium meyenii) is a root vegetable native to the high, harsh climate of the Andes Mountains in in Peru. For over 2000 years maca roots have been an important traditional food and beneficial herb to those in its growing region. Maca root powder is high in protein, dietary fiber, many important minerals, and amino acids (containing 19 different amino acids). We offer gelatinized maca root powder, which has been heat treated to remove the starch for easier digestion and is not considered raw.
1 lb Powder in sealed bag
Raw herbs do not contain dosage recommendations. We recommend you consult your own herbalist or healthcare provider.
Maca Root Powder (Lepidium meyenii)
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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.
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