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Black Walnut Hull Powder

  • Juglans nigra
  • Origin: USA
Black Walnut Hull Powder

SKU
bw_p1oz

Common Name

Standardized: black walnut

Botanical Name

Juglans nigra L.
Plant Family: Juglandaceae

Overview

Introduction

The black walnut is a native tree of North America. Black walnuts are smaller, harder, and more pungent than the English walnuts sold in grocery stores. The hulls without the meaty kernels inside are used in herbal medicine. Black walnut trees exude a sap that discourages growth of competing plants over their roots.

Constituents

Juglone, vitamin C, zinc.

Parts Used

The powdered hull.

Typical Preparations

Tinctures, pastes and slurries. Up to 1 teaspoon of the herb 3 times a week taken internally as a tea.

Summary

Black walnut hulls contain juglone.

Precautions

Specific: Not recommended for long term use.
General: We recommend that you consult with a qualified healthcare practitioner before using herbal products, particularly if you are pregnant, nursing, or on any medications.

For educational purposes only This information has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration.
This information is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.