Rheum palmatum is an herbaceous perennial in the Polygonaceae family and a cousin of common edible rhubarb. For hundreds of years, turkey rhubarb has been used in Traditional Chinese Medicine for its beneficial properties. The herb was traded along ancient trade routes into Europe where it was incorporated into traditional European herbalism. Turkey rhubarb root is often blended into herbal formulations or prepared as a tea or extract.
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