Bat Cave Botanicals IndieGogo Campaign

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Check out out new IndieGogo Campaign for Bat Cave Botanicals! We would appreciate it if you shared with anyone who might be interested! Bat Cave Botanicals is a small business … Read More

How to Age Wild American Ginseng Roots

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  There are two widely used methods of determining the age of Wild American Ginseng aka Panax quinquifolius. One method is by counting the leaf prongs (or leaflets) on the … Read More

Wild Ozark Shop

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Our good friend Madison Woods has been featuring our Ethically Harvested Wild American Ginseng Roots at her Wild Ozark Shop! She also has a newsletter where you can sign up for … Read More

ROOT ANATOMY: WILD GINSENG

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Anatomy of a Wild American Ginseng Root The neck or rhizome is actually an ‘underground stem’, made up of the ‘bud scale scars’ left each year after the yellow top … Read More

“Black cohosh: WNC’s next cash crop?” Article

This is an interesting article from Asheville Citizen Times about Black Cohosh & it’s potential for international  value as a botanical pharmaceutical. http://www.citizen-times.com/story/news/local/2016/09/11/black-cohosh-wncs-next-cash-crop/89775504/

Grades of Wild American Ginseng

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How we grade our ginseng at Bat Cave Botanicals   American ginseng has been sought after since the 1700s, and Asian ginseng has been valuable for thousands of years. Wild … Read More

Fresh Wild American Ginseng ~ Ethically Harvested in Small Batches

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      Bat Cave Botanicals is now offering Ethically Harvested, Fresh Wild American Ginseng! The way we do this is by pre-selling custom small batch quantities of very quality fresh wild … Read More

Chanterelles ~ Queen of the Forest

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  It might be argued that certain areas of the southern Appalachian mountains, could meet the qualifications of a temperate rain forest. Rainfall, canopy cover, and a few other aspects make … Read More