Arrowroot, powder

Maranta arundinacea


Origin: Thialand

Arrowroot is native to South America. In the kitchen it is used as one would use cornstarch. In the herbalist cabinet, it's used as a carrier powder for other powdered herbs one would use topically.

Common Names: Aru-root, Maranta starch, obedience plant, Bermuda arrowroot
Canadian law disallows as non ingredient for oral products