Scutellaria barbata seeds mature in Sept.
【Common name】Riverbank Skullcap, Barbate Skullcap, Half Lotus, Barbed Skullcap
【Latin name】Scutellaria barbata
【Habitat】Growing on limesmarginis, paddy sides or moist grasslands.
Scutellaria barbata seeds
- 【Flower】bluish purple
【Blooming period】May to June
【Fruiting period】June to November.
【Seeding time】at the end of summer and at the beginning of autumn
【Moisture, soil, temperature】Prefers moderate and moist climate,fertile sandy loam. Not picky at soil, avoid salt and alkali, clay and swamp.
【Medicinal parts】whole plant. Chinese name: Banzhilian.
【Harvest & Processing】Harvested in May, July and Sept from the second year of seed propagation; harvested once in Sept of the very year of vegetative propagation, afterwards, harvested trice per year. Sliced the whole plant, removed the weeds, wisped, sun-dried or dried in the shade.
【Main components】 Contains carthamidin, iso-carthamidin, scutellarein, scutel-larin, β-sitosterol, stearic acid, alkaloids and polysaccharide, etc
【Pharmacological effect】Anticancer, immunity-regulating, bacteriostatic, spasm-relieving and phlegm-eliminating.
【Property】Pungent, bitter, cold. Clearing heat-toxin, dispelling stasis, relieving hemorrhage and settling pain.
【Cautions】It should be given with great care to patients with blood deficiency and the pregnant women.
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