Glycyrrhiza uralensis seeds mature in Oct.
【Common name】Chinese liquorice
【Latin name】Glycyrrhiza uralensis
Glycyrrhiza uralensis seeds
- 【Habitat】Growing in sunny and dry sandy places along river banks, on salinized soil and calcareous grasslands, etc.
【Smell and taste】Slight smell, specially sweet.
【Blooming period】July to August
【Fruiting period】August to September
【Seeding time】in Spring
【Temperature & Soil】Wide adaptability, prefers arid climate, cold resistant, avoid salt and alkali, clay and swamp. Prefers fertile sandy loam.
【Medicinal parts】roots and rhizome. Chinese name: Gancao or Guolao.
【Harvest & Processing】Excavated in autumn, removed ends, stemfoot, branchlet and fibrous root, cut into appropriate segments, sundried, bundled up, then completely sundried.
【Main components】Mainly contains triterpenoid saponins.
【Pharmacological effect】 Anti-viral, anti-bacterial, having effect as adrenocortical hormone, anti-ulcer, hepatic-protective, pancreatic-secretion-promoting, anti-inflammatory, atitussive, phlegm-removing and anti-tumor, anti-mutation, detoxifying and antioxidant.
【Property】Sweet, neutral. Tonifying middle-Jiao and qi, clearing heat, detoxifying, removing phlegm, relieving cough, alleviating pain, moderating the property of herbs.
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