Botanical Name: Rhodiola Rosea
Rhodiola rosea (also known as Arctic root, golden root, rose wort, and roseroot) is a flowering herb in the Crassulaceae family. However, it is the plant’s roots that are most valued for their purported medicinal properties.
Rhodiola rosea is a remarkable herb that has a wide and varied history of uses. It’s used to strengthen the nervous system, fight depression, enhance immunity, elevate the capacity for exercise, enhance memory, aid weight reduction, increase sexual function and improve energy levels. It has long been known as a potent adaptogen. Adaptogens are substances that increase the body's overall resistance, help to normalize bodily functions and improve response to stress and stressful situations.