Our Valerian Root, which comes from the hardy perennial Valeriana wallichii plant, can be found growing in Europe and Asia. Valerian Root is also commonly known as Wild Valerian, German Valerian or English Valerian, and comes in several different forms, which include cut and sifted and powdered.
The Valeriana wallichii that we use in our dried herb preparations is certified kosher and organic. Organic certification is granted by Quality Assurance International, according to United States Department of Agriculture and National Organic Program guidelines. Starwest Botanicals, a leading supplier of bulk dried herbs, assures the quality of each dried herb product we sell through rigorous laboratory testing. This testing includes botanical identification, tests for appearance, color, aroma and flavor, as well as physical, chemical and microbiological analyses in order to bring you the highest quality dried bulk herbs on the market today.