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Cascara Sagrada Bark (Cut & Sifted, Wild Crafted)

Cascara sagrada is a species of buckthorn native to the Pacific Northwest and British Columbia, the name of which translates into 'sacred bark' in Spanish.The bark is stripped in spring and aged for a year before processing.
Also Known As chittim wahoo, sacred bark, cascara sagrada, holy bark, persian bark, puchiana bark, christ's thorn, bear wood, california buckthorn, purchiana bark, chittam bark, cascara buckthorn, cascara, bearberry, chittem, chitticum, frangula purshiana, rhamnus purshianus
SKU 1186


Gluten Free No
Kosher Yes
Organic No

Ordering & Availability

Minimum Order Quantity 100 lbs


Application decorative - The bark can be an attractive addition to potpourri and botanical displays.culinary - May be used to produce a bitter tea.industrial - Cascara sagrada is sometimes used as a flavoring agent in baked goods and dairy products.safety - Pregnant women or nursing mothers should not use this herb as its effects can transfer. Not recommended for those with chronic diarrhea, irritable bowel syndrome or ulcers. Cascara sagrada and senna commonly cause yellow-brown urine, the presence of which is harmless. Unless prescribed by a health provider, children under the age of 12 should not use this herb.
Country of Origin United States

Regulatory & Compliance

Allergens Peanuts, Tree Nuts, Eggs, Milk, Wheat, Soy, Fish, Crustacean, Sesame Seeds (Canada), Mustard (Canada)

Storage & Packaging

Pack Sizes 1/4 pound, 1 pound
Storage Instructions Store in a sealed container away from heat, light and moisture.