Spp. Larrea tridentata
Drying and cooling. Antibacterial, antifungal, anti-inflammatory and antioxidant.
Chaparral has been considered a strong antimicrobial herb, and has been used for respiratory and urinary tract infections. It is said that it can be used as an antiseptic for cuts and wounds. Its most famous constituent is NDGA, nordihydroguaiaretic acid.
Kosher and USDA organic