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Black Walnut Hulls

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Black Walnut Hulls - JUGLANS NIGRA

(Crushed) (Cut & Sifted) (Wild Crafted) 

COMMON NAME

Standardized: black walnut

BOTANICAL NAME 

Juglans nigra L.
Plant Family: Juglandaceae

 

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.

*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. These products are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.*