American Ginseng seed, Panax quinquefolius.
American Ginseng, Panax quinquefolius, is well known for its use as an adaptogen tonic. Widely used as a sexual and digestive tonic. Considered more Yin than Korean Ginseng. American Ginseng is native to eastern North America and prefers rich, moist, well-drained soil in a protected, shaded position. Frost resistant but drought tender. A perennial plant, growing to 0.5m x 0.2m.