Black cohosh root is actually an "herb" in the true sense: a perennial growing above the ground, the stem of which does not become woody. However, it is not the upper herbaceous part of the plant that is used, but rather the dried black cohosh root.
Warning: Not to be used during pregnancy.
Latin Name: Cimicifuga racemosa
Common Names: Black snakeroot, Black bugbane
Form: Cut & Sifted