2018 Harvest - Dried Cottonwood Buds for sale now and available for shipping (or local pickup in the Seattle or Okanogan Valley areas).
Cottonwood buds are wildcrafted by Herbs From Home in the Pacific Northwest during the winter months (generally December thru March). Herbs From Home concentrates on sustainable harvesting of just the healthy plump resin-filled leaf buds. No pollution. No pesticides. These cottonwood buds are stored immediately in the freezer after picking, and then shipped to Arizona for the air-drying process which usually takes 2-3 weeks depending on the air temperatures.
Botanical Name:Populus balsamifera, P. trichocarpa Common name:Black Cottonwood, Balm of Gilead, Western Balsam Poplar Family:Salicaceae (Willow) Medicinal Parts Used: Leaves, twigs, bark. Shipping Details:Packages are shipped via USPS Priority (includes tracking & insurance) within 24-48 hours of order. Please contact us for overnight or international shipping estimates.