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Yellowroot can help with sore throats, diabetes, childbirth and as an antibiotic. With this plant, there is no known evidence of this but only hearsay and wise tales.
Xanthorhiza Simplicissima (Yellowroot) is a great plant that will have color and life for many seasons of the year. This ground cover will be best grown in growth climate zones three to nine. It can be anywhere from just one foot to over three feet and will cover up to a four-foot area of the garden. This plant is quick growing and will be able to grow in full sun and full shade. It can tolerate moist or dry soils as long as they are slightly acidic and will sport bright purple blooms during the spring. It also changes colors in the fall months.