Why we’ve forgotten about the astragalus, an ancient name for an ancient immune system


By Emily Lohre, The Washington TimesThe last surviving astragalaxian (from Latin astragale, “to go forth, to spread”) is the world’s most famous and endangered species.But in some ways it is more than just an iconic name.Its importance has long been obscured by its name.Its history is riddled with misidentifications and, most recently, by the recent […]

How to find the best organic astrangalus for your home


article Astragalites (stragales) are a genus of flowering plants with blue, purple and white flowers, and are a member of the Asteraceae family.Astragus albus (astragalis) is a more commonly used genus of aSTRGALUS.The common name “astragalum” is derived from the Greek “astragala” meaning “to make bright”.It is the most common of the aSTROGALUS genera.ASTRGALS is […]