Native to North America, gravel root (or Joe Pye weed) is a flowering plant that grows in swamps and wetlands. These herbs can grow up to 12 foot tall and the root can be made into extracts, tea or tinctures.
Native Americans have used gravel root cut traditionally as a remedy for a plethora of ailments, including:
It’s still used today to aid kidney stones and gallstones, as it’s thought to help dissolve them by acting as a diuretic. Gravel root may also have antifungal and anti-inflammatory properties.
Joseph Flach & Sons was established in 1882 and has many decades of experience. Our success is built upon the excellent customer service we offer as a standard. We stock over 600 dried botanicals, herbs, and spices. We also supply oils, tinctures, and other compounds used to manufacture a vast array of finished products; including animal nutrition products; beers; spirits; cosmetics; teas; herbal and natural remedies; pharmaceuticals; and much more.
We work with tried and trusted suppliers across the globe and we can ensure our range is of the highest quality as many of our contacts have been supplying us for many decades.
Working with businesses of all sizes and in any location around the world – around half of our business is with overseas customers as such we are very experienced and adept at the export process.
We supply high quality botanical raw materials in wholesale/bulk to businesses around the world. Take a look at the products and let us know what you are interested in, along with the desired quantity and delivery details. We'll then provide a bespoke quote.