Latin Names- Glycyrrhiza glabra, Glycyrrhiza uralensis (Chinese licorice)
Botanical Illustration of Glycyrrhiza glabra from Flora von Deutschland, Österreich und der Schweiz 1885
As an herbal remedy licorice root has a long history in both Eastern and Western traditions. Most licorice is grown in Greece, Turkey, and Asia. Peeled licorice root is available in dried and powdered forms.
Licorice root is also made into capsules, tablets, and liquid extracts. Continue reading »
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