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Withania somniferum / Ashwagandha Root

Ashwagandha Root
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Withania Somniferum / Ashwaganda Root Tincture
From £3.99 Ex. Vat

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Withania somniferum / Ashwagandha Root Fluid Extract
From £8.00 Ex. Vat

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Withania somniferum / Ashwagandha Root Cut
From £11.43 Ex. Vat
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Withania somniferum / Ashwagandha Root Powder
From £19.00 Ex. Vat
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Withania somniferum / Ashwagandha Root Capsules x100
From £7.40 Ex. Vat
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Withania somniferum / Ashwagandha Root Capsules x1000
From £50.64 Ex. Vat

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Withania somnifera, known commonly as ashwagandha, Indian ginseng,  poison gooseberry, or winter cherry, is a plant in the Solanaceae or nightshade family. It is a common medicinal herb in Ayurvedic medicine.

This species is a short, tender perennial shrub growing 35–75 cm (14–30 in) tall.

Withania somnifera is cultivated in many of the drier regions of India, such as Mandsaur District of Madhya Pradesh, Punjab, Sindh, Gujarat, Kerala and Rajasthan. It is also found in Nepal, China and Yemen.

The species name somnifera means "sleep-inducing" in Latin. The name, ashwagandha, is a combination of the word ashva, meaning horse, and gandha, meaning smell, reflecting that the root has a strong horse-like odour.

The berries can be used as a substitute for rennet in cheese making.

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Common Name Ashwagandha Root
Country of Manufacture United Kingdom

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