Tea

Tea [media id=6 width=500 height=400] Tea Folium Camelliae (England) Tea Alias – Tea. Source – the camellia plants of tea Camellia sinensis (L.) Kuntze of young leaves or buds. Plant Morphology – evergreen shrubs or small trees, high-1 ~ 6m. Twig and leaves are photogenic powder hair. Leaves alternate, thin-coriaceous, oval-shaped lanceolate to oval-shaped, long 4 ~ 10cm, width 2…

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Green Tea

Green Tea [media id=3 width=500 height=400] Introduction This fact sheet provides basic information about green tea—common names, uses, potential side effects, and resources for more information. All types of tea (green, black, and oolong) are produced from the Camellia sinensis plant using different methods. Fresh leaves from the Camellia sinensis plant are steamed to produce green tea. Common Names—green tea,…

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Ginkgo Biloba Leaf

Ginkgo Biloba Leaf Functions and indications: The main active compounds in Ginkgo leaves have anti-oxidant and free radical properties, relieving the injuries due to free radicals and keeping blood vessel freeing.* Active ingredients: Each tablet provides 40 mg of Ginkgo Biloba Leaf Extract (equivalent to 9.6mg Ginkgo Flavone). Actions: Take as part of an overall health program to maintain healthy…

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Olive Leaf

Olive Leaf The Source: Seagate employees hand select our olive leaves from local trees immediately after the olives are harvested each winter. This is the moment of highest level of phytochemical and antioxidant activity once the fruit has ripened. Side Effects: Olive leaves have been used safely for thousands of years. The only known side-effect is the possibility of a…

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Loquat Leaf

Loquat Leaf Biological Name: Rosaceae Eriobotryae japonicae Other Names: Loquat leaf, pi pa ye Loquat leaf is often used in Chinese herb formulas and syrups to alleviate “lung heat” syndromes. These diseases are usually caused by infections, though they can arise from other causes, such as smoking. The main application of the syrup is coughs, but loquat leaves also are…

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Heartleaf Houttuynia

Heartleaf Houttuynia Heartleaf Houttuynia Herb is the dried aerial part of Houttuynia cordata Thunb. (Fam. Saururaceae). Action: To remove toxic heat, to promote the drainange of pus, and to relieve dysuria. Indications: Lung abscess with purulent expectoration; heat in the lung with cough and dyspnea; acute dysentery; acute urinary infection; carbuncles and sores. Usage: To be boiled briefly; of the…

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Lalang Grass

Lalang Grass Latin name:Cortex Dictamni/ Dictamnus dasycarpus Turcz. 2.Dictamnus angustifolius G.Don ex Sweet. Lalang Grass Rhizome is the dried rhizome of Imperata cylindrica Beauv. var. major (Nees) C. E. Hubb.(Fam.Gramineae). Action: Toarrest bleeding by reducing heat in blood, to remove heat, and to cause diuresis. Indications: Spitting of blood, epistaxis and bematuria due to heat in the blood; febrile diseases…

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Chinese Fevervine Herb

Chinese Fevervine Herb Beside the nourish cool, there is another kind of popular dessert in Hainan province, China, called fevervine herb. You may get from the name that it likes a kind of plant. You are right. Chinese fevervine herb is in fact a kind of rattan plant. In addition, it is the name of the dessert that made from…

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Common Andrographis

Common Andrographis Common Andrographis Herb is the dried aerial part of Andrographis paniculate (Burm. f.) Nees (Fam. Acanthaceae). Action: To remove heat, couteract toxicity, and induce subsidence of swelling. Indications: Influenza with fever, sore throat, ulcers in the mouth or on the tongue; acute or chronic cough; colitis, dysentery; urinary infection with difficult painful urination; carbuncles, sores, venomous snake bite….

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Acacia Catechu

Acacia Catechu English name: Black Catechu Sankrit name: Khadir Family: Fabaceae – Mimosoideae Part used: Bark Traditional uses: In Ayurvedic medicine, Acacia leaves, flowers, and pods have long been used to expel worms, to staunch bleeding, heal wounds, and suppress the coughing up of blood. Its strong astringent action is used to contract and toughen mucous membranes throughout the body…

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Dandelion

Dandelion Dandelion is a rich source of vitamins A, B complex, C, and D, as well as minerals such as iron, potassium, and zinc. Dandelion leaves are used to add flavor to salads, sandwiches, and teas. The roots are used in some coffee substitutes, and the flowers are used to make wines. Parts Used: Dandelion leaves act as a diuretic,…

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Agrimoni – Agrimonia Pilos Ledeb

Agrimoni – Agrimonia Pilos Ledeb Agrimony (Agrimonia) is a genus of 12-15 species of perennial herbaceous flowering plants in the family Rosaceae, native to the temperate regions of the Northern Hemisphere, with one species also in Africa. The species grow to between 0.5-2 m tall, with interrupted pinnate leaves, and tiny yellow flowers borne on a single (usually unbranched) spike….

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Virginia Creeper – Parthenocissus quinquefolia

Virginia Creeper – Parthenocissus quinquefolia Virginia creeper, five-leaved ivy, or five-finger (Parthenocissus quinquefolia) is a woody vine native to eastern and central North America, in southeastern Canada, the eastern and central United States, eastern Mexico, and Guatemala, west as far as Manitoba, South Dakota, Utah and Texas. A woody, dedicuous vine, Virginia Creeper can be high-climbing or trailing, 3-40 ft.;…

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Wild Mint Herb Extract

Wild Mint Herb Extract This Wild Mint herb has long been known to relieve nausea & vomiting of pregnancy, and travel sickness. It is a traditional treatment of fevers, colds and influenza. As an inhalant, this herb is used as temporary relief for nasal catarrh. Where headaches are associated with digestion, Peppermint may help. As a nervine, it eases anxiety &…

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Heartleaf Houttuynia Herb

Heartleaf Houttuynia Herb Heartleaf Houttuynia Herb is the dried aerial part of Houttuynia cordata Thunb. (Fam. Saururaceae). Action: To remove toxic heat, to promote the drainange of pus, and to relieve dysuria. Indications: Lung abscess with purulent expectoration; heat in the lung with cough and dyspnea; acute dysentery; acute urinary infection; carbuncles and sores. Usage: To be boiled briefly; of…

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Herb Information

Herb Information If we talk of herbal medicine then our minds will drift into traditional medicine, herbal carrying, herbal shop that provides packaging for migraine headaches or colds. No one was because it entered the category of herbal medicines. In other Asian countries, especially China, Korea and India for the rural population, herbal medicine into the first choice for treatment,…

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Perilla Leaf

Perilla Leaf Usage: Use these leaves in tempura, as a garnish, chopped fine in a salad, and floated on top of miso soup, but don’t stop there – the uses are endless & limited only by your imagination! Introduction: Purple perilla leaf is the leaf of the annual plant Perilla frutescens (L.) Britton., or Perilla ocimoides (L.), of the family…

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Chinese Ivy Stem

Chinese Ivy Stem Product Name: Chinese Ivy Stem Extract Specification : Hederacosides>10% (HPLC) Color : yellow-green powder Part of the Plant Used: leaf Extracted source: Hedera nepalensis K.Koch var. sinensis(Tobl.)Rehd. Fuction: For rheumatoid arthritis, hepatitis, dizziness, night blindness, deviated eye and mouth, eye, apostaxis, tumors and carbuncles chinese, stem, chinese stem, extract, stem extract, product, extract product, shandong, zhongtian, shandong…

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