Crataegus pinnatifida seeds mature in Oct.
【Common name】Chinese Hawthorn, China Hawthorn
【Latin name】Crataegus pinnatifida
【Habitat】Growing on slopes, forest edges or thickets at altitude 100-1,500m.
【The herbal actual smell and taste】Slight smell, sour and astringent.
【Blooming period】May to June
【Fruiting period】September to October
【Seeding time】in spring or autunmn
Crataegus pinnatifida seeds
- 【Sun/Shade】half shade
【Moisture, soil, temperature】cold resistant, drought resistant.fertile sandy loam
【Medicinal parts】 mature fruits and leaves. Chinese name: mature fruit: Shanzha; leaves: Shanzhaye.
【Harvest & Processing】Mature fruit: harvested mature fruits in autumn, cut into thick pieces and dried. Leaves: harvested in summer and autumn and sun-dried.
【Main components】Contains hyperin, arbutin, vitamin C, vitamin B6 and vitamin B2, etc.
【Pharmacological effect】Digestion-promoting, beneficial to cardiovascular system, blood-pressure-lowering, lipid-lowering, antioxidant, immunity-enhancing, anti-bacterial and anti-cancer
【Property】Mature fruit: sour, sweet, little warm. Leaves: sour, normal. Mature fruits: sour, sweet, little warm. Leaves: sour, neutral. Mature fruit: promoting digestion and invigorating the stomach, activating qi-flow and dissipating stasis. Leaves: activating blood and resolving stasis, diffusing and freeing heart vessel, regulating qi and relaxing collaterals.
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