Great Burnet seed (Sanguisorba officinalis)

Sanguisorba officinalis P Distinctive oblong heads of tiny reddish-purple flowers. Sun. 45-90 cm June-September.

Range (g)Price (£/g)
20 - 99 g£1.20 / g
100 - 999 g£1.10 / g
1000+ g£1.00 / g
Product Price

£1.00 - £1.20 / g


It has been used in traditional Chinese medicine where it is known by the name Di Yu. It is said to cool the blood, stop bleeding, clear heat, and heal wounds. Specifically, the root is used to stop bloody dysentery, nosebleeds, and is applied topically to treat burns and insect bites.