Bai Zhi, plant

$9.90 incl. GST

Usually Available: May to December
Shipping: NOT Western Australia or Tasmania, NOT internationally
Botanical Name: Angelica dahurica
Pot Size: 50mm forestry

22 in stock

SKU: 2682 Categories: , ,

Description

Dried root of Bai Zhi plant, Angelica dahurica, is used in TCM both externally and internally to treat headaches and infected wounds. Has a modern use treating obesity related to diabetics. Action is antipyretic, analgesic and antibacterial. Cultivation; Native to China, Bai Zhi plant prefers moist fertile soils in a protected and sunny position. Drought tender but frost resistant. A perennial plant, growing to 2m. Umbels of small white flowers in summer