Sophora flavescens seeds mature in Oct.
【Common name】Lightyellow Sophora, Light-yellow Sophora, Bittergiseng
【Latin name】ophora flavescens
【Morphology】 Deciduous subshrub
【Seeds No】49.63g / 1000 Seeds
Sophora flavescens seeds
- 【Habitat】Growing on sunny mountain slope tussock, plains, roadsides, sandy places and red soil.
【Smell and taste】Slightly smell, extreme bitter taste.
【Blooming period】May to July
【Fruiting period】July to September
【Seeding time】in Spring
【Soil】Wide adaptability, Can grow in all types of soil.
【Medicinal parts】roots. Chinese name: Kushen.
【Harvest & Processing】dig out roots in spring and autumn, remove root tips and rootlets, wash and dry
【Main components】Mainly contains alkaloids and flavonoids, etc.
【Pharmacological effect】Pant-calming, anti-allergic and anti-tumor, anti-inflammatory, anti-pathogenic-microorganism and
【Property】Bitter, cold. Clearing heat, drying dampness, inducing urination and killing parasites.
【Cautions】It is contraindicated for deficiency cold syndrome. Overdosage will weaken appetite and consume fluids. This
herb can not be used together with Li Lu being listed in the eighteen antagonisms.
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