Orris Root Cut And Sifted Bulk By The Ounce
Common Names: Florentine Iris
Scientific Name: Iris X Germanica var. Florentina
Common Uses: Orris root is used in treatment of dropsy and other water retention problems. It is also used sometimes for bronchitis, coughs, and sore throat; for colic; and for congestion in the liver. Relieves shortness of breath, resists poisoning, starts menses as a uterine stimulant, and reduces bruises if used externally.
*Warnings: Do not use during pregnancy, it is a uterine stimulant.
Origin: Mediterranean countries.