Casgara Sagrata Bark

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Common Name: Casgara Sagrata
Botanical Name: Rhamnus purshiana

Also known as: Rhamnus purshiana, Bitter Bark, Buckthorn, California Buckthorn, Cascara Sagrada, Chittem Bark, Dogwood Bark, Purshiana Bark, Rhamni Purshianae Cortex, Sacred Bark, Sagrada Bark, Yellow Bark, Frangula Purshiana, Ecorce sacree, Cittim Bark.

Cascara Sagrada, or "Sacred Bark", has been used by the Native Americans of the Pacific region for hundreds of years as a medicinal plant. 

It also relates to legal matters, money and protection and can be burned as a smudging ingredient.