Shaving the roots for fresh tea and drying the rest for tea till spring. I lightly washed off the root with stainless steal scrubbing pad. You don’t want to scrub off too much. Much of the micro nutrients are contained within the skin of this root. Harvested from my herb gardens. Burdock, Oregano, thyme, and rosemary.
Mother went rambling, and came back with a burdock on her shawl, so we know that the snow has perished from the earth. – Emily Dickinson,