Eucommia ulmoides seeds mature in October.
【Common name】Euconmmia, Gutta Percha Tree, Chinese Gutta Percha, Gutta-percha Tree
【Latin name】Eucommia ulmoides
【Morphology】Deciduous tree
【Seeds No】73g / 1000 Seeds

Eucommia ulmoides

  • 【Habitat】Growing in ravines and forests.
    【Plant height】20m
    【Smell and taste】Light smell and slightly bitter.
    【Blooming period】April
    【Fruiting period】October
    【Seeding time】 in Spring or Winter
    【Temperature, humidity and Soil】prefers sufficient sunlight, moderate climate and high air humidity environment, Not

    picky at soil.
    【Medicinal parts】bark, leaf
    【Harvest & Processing】Bark: Collect barks of 10-20 year old trunks, soak in boiled water, flatten, press and wrap with

    straws. Take out 1 week later when inner surface turns purple brown, dry in sun, and remove raw bark. Young leaves:

    collected in spring soon after sprouting, used fresh or dry. Leaves: harvested in late autumn, cleaned and dried in sun
    【Pharmacological effect】Bark: blood-pressure-lowering, effective on immunity, the pituitary gland-adrenal cortical system

    and uterus, diuretic; toxic. Leaves: mental-state-calming, pain-killing, effective on the heart, immunity, glycometabolism

    and uterus, decompressing and anti-inflammatory; toxic.
    【Property】Bark: taste sweet, little pungent, warm in nature. Tender leaves: taste sweet, neutral in nature. Leaves: taste

    little pungent, warm in nature. Bark: tonifying liver-kidney, strengthening sinew-bone, quieting the fetus. Young leaves:

    replenishing deficiency and engendering liquid, detoxicating and relieving hemorrhage. Leaves: tonifying liver-kidney,

    strengthening sinew-bone and lowering blood pressure.

    Mark: As for all the herbs we supply here, all the medicinal information is only for your reference. Please consult with

    prefessional doctors for any application. Naturix-Seeds will not be responsible for any medicinal effects.