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Dried Gentian Root Cut (Gentiana lutea)

Dried Gentian Root Cut (Gentiana lutea)

Regular price R 249.00
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Dried gentian root cut is said to help digestion, stimulate the appetite and boost circulation. Kills plasmodia and worms.It's good for circulatory problems and pancreatitis.

Size: 100g.

This product is certified: Vegan and Food Grade.

INCI: Gentiana lutea
  • Gentian is a bitter which may be used to stimulate the appetite and digestion by stimulating the digestive juices
  • Accelerates the emptying of the stomach
  • May be useful in the treatment of convalescence
  • May reduce fever and anaemia
  • Generally fortifying effect
  • May be useful in the treatment of anorexia nervosa, alimentary insufficiency, biliousness as well as jaundice

Put ½ tsp of root in a cup of water and boil for 5 min. Drink warm 15-30 min before meals or when acute stomach aches.


Bitter, sialagogue, hepatic, cholagogue, antimicrobial, anthelmintic, emmenagogue.


  • Do not use if you have gastric or duodenal ulcers
  • The most bitter of all herbs
  • May cause headaches
  • Do not use if pregnant or breastfeeding

This product is grown in an organic and regenerative fashion with as minimal use of insecticides, pesticides, herbicides and fungicides as possible, in certified organic fertilizer. The product is certified food grade. It is not certified organic. Suitable for Kosher, Halaal and Hindi diets.

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Dani M.
Great service - very quick delivery to Cape Town

Ordered a selection of herbs and botanicals to make vermouth and was happy to receive them within 48 hours.

Tara W.
Herbs, spices and laboratory equipment

My order arrived quickly and the quality of the products is great. My only recommendation is to have more stock available in bulk volumes as all the larger volumes were sold out.