Frontier® Wild Yam Root, also known as rheumatism root, colic root and yuma, is a low-creeping perennial that grows wild in the eastern half of North America. The root is not related to sweet potatoes or yams. It is used for herbal preparations and body care products.
Botanical Name Dioscorea villosa Common Name Wild Yam Root Country of Origin United States Cut Cut & Sifted Package Type Bulk Bag Plant Part Root Size 1 lb
In Traditional Chinese Medicine, wild yam root is used as a traditional women's herb.