Wood shredded, Sassafras albidum, Sassafras lignum
Sassafras albidum is generally described as a perennial tree or shrub, short to medium-tall, native to the United States. Sassafras lignum is spicy and aromatic. The roots, bark, leaves and new shoots were used extensively for a wide variety of purposes by may Native American tribes.
Active constituents: essential oil (safrole), eugenol, alkaloids, lignans, tannins, resin