Long/Little John Root


Alpinia galanga

Galangal ROOT


Half Pound
$9.00 CAD
One Pound
$18.00 CAD


Half Pound
$11.00 CAD
One Pound
$22.00 CAD
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about the herb*


(Alpinia Galangal) Common Name Catarrh Root. Medicinal Part-The root. Description Galangal is -a native of China. The rhizome cylindrical, branched 2 inches long, about 1/2 inch thick, annulate from leaf sheaths, rust brown in color, inside yellowish, fibrous, with ,many resin cells; odor and taste ginger like. Properties: Galangal is a stimulant and aromatic, somewhat similar to ginger, which will indicate its uses.

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Alcohol eliminates the growth of bacteria and mold while preserving the valuable constituents resulting in a much longer shelf life.


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Start with Galangal extract and add anything else you want to it.