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Yucca Root powder

Yucca Root powder

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Amole Yucca Root Cassava powder

Botanical Name: Yucca schidigera

Common Names: Spanish Dagger, Spanish Bayonet, Needle Palm

Yucca schidigera is a plant that grows in Mexico, and it has a very high level of saponins and phenolic compounds with antioxidant action. The study of Olas, Wachowicz et all (2021) found that the compounds in Yucca decreased platelet adhesion, can be helpful in cardiovascular conditions, similar to the action of resveratrol. Roots of soaptree yucca  are high in saponins and are used as a shampoo in Native American rituals. 


Olas B, Wachowicz B, Stochmal A, Oleszek W. Inhibition of blood platelet adhesion and secretion by different phenolics from Yucca schidigera Roezl. bark. Nutrition. 2005 Feb;21(2):199-206. doi: 10.1016/j.nut.2004.03.024. PMID: 15723749.

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