Common Name: Astragalus
Botanical Name: Astragalus membranaceus
Astragalus has a rich history of use in Chinese and Asian cultures. It is native to China, Mongolia and North Korea, and is an ancient component of traditional Chinese medicine.
Astragalus is said to protect heart health, provide allergy relief, reduce stress, helps with sleep issues, has anti-aging properties and can improve the health of the skin, and can boost the immune system.
This herb is a powerful herb of protection and can be used to create a stronger aura around oneself.
Astragalus is often used to help balance the body’s natural energy flows and to provide strength and courage and is often carried or burnt as incense for these purposes.