Rhodiola Rosea: Medicinal Plant for Alaska

Photograph Courtesy of Brian Pettinger Rhodiola Rosea in Alaska Rhodiola rosea L.is currently being explored as a commercial crop in Alaska.   Several news agencies have given exposure to this emerging crop in Alaska.   Some research suggests that our climate, like its native Siberia, produces more potent compounds to be used as a supplement.   This plant should also be of interest to the home gardener as a landscaping plant, or part of a medicinal herb garden.    R. rosea L. has constituents that have been reported as adaptogens, Read More …