Chinese and Asian Herbs and Spices

 

 


Chinese Name (pinyin) Common Name Botanical Name Onsite
Ai Ye Mugwort leaf, Artemesia Artemesia
Ba Yue Zha Akebia fruit (Not available until2017) Akebia trifoliata
Bai Guo Ginkgo nut, Maidenhair tree Ginkgo biloba
Bai He Lily bulb Lilium lancifolium
Bai Ji Li Tribulus, Puncture-vine fruit (From late 2016) Tribulus terrestris
Bai Zhi Angelica root Angelica dahurica
Ban Xia Pinellia rhizome Pinellia ternata
Cang Er Zi Xanthium fruit, Cockelburr fruit Xanthium sibiricum
Che Qian Zi Plantago seed Plantago asiatica
Chong Wei Zi Leonuras fruit Leonurus heterophyllus
Chuan Bei Mu Sichuan fritillaria bulb Fritillaria chirrhosa
Ci Wu Jia Siberian ginseng, Eleuthero Eutherococcus sentincosus
Dan Dou Chi Prepared soybean Glycine max
Dan Shen Salvia root, Red sage Salvia miltiorrhiza
Dang Gui Angelica root (Chinese) Angelica sinensis
Dang Shen Codonopsis root, Bonnet bellflower Codonopsis pilosula
Di Gu Pi  Lycium bark, Wolfberry root cortex, Matrimony vine Lycium barbarum
Di Yu Sanguisorba, Burnet-bloodwort root Sanguisorba officinalis
Dong Gua Pi Wintermelon rind, Wax gourd rind Benincasa hispida
Dong Gua Ren Wintermelon seed, Wax gourd seed Benincasa hispida
Ge Gen Kudzu root, Pueraria Pueraria lobata
Gou Qi Zi Lycium fruit, Chinese wolfberry, Matrimony vine Lycium barbarum
He Huan Hua Silk tree flower, Albizia flower, Mimosa Albizia julibrissin
He Huan Pi Silk tree bark, Albizia bark, Mimosa Albizia julibrissin
He Ye Lotus leaf Nelumbo nucifera
Hong Hua Safflower, Carthamus Carthamus tinctorius
Huang Qi Astragalus, Milk-vetch root Astragalus membranaceus
Huang Qin Scute, Scutellaria, Baical skullcap root Scutellaria baicalensis
Jie Geng  Platycodon, Balloon flower Platycodon grandiflorus
Jin Yin Hua Honeysuckle flower, Lonicera Lonicera japonica
Li Zhi He Lychee nut Litchi chinensis
Lian Qiao Forsythia fruit Forsythia suspensa
Lian Zi Lotus seed Nelumbo nucifera
Man Jing Zi Vitex fruit Vitex negrundo
Mei Gui Hua Wild rose Rosa rugosa
Mu Tong Akebia vine Akebia trifoliata
Pu Gong Ying Dandelion Taraxacum sinicum
Qing Hao Sweet wormwood, Sweet annie Artemisia annua
Ren Dong Teng Honeysuckle vine, Lonicera vine Lonicera japonica
Sang Bai Pi Mulberry root bark, Morus bark Morus alba
Sang Shen Mulberry, Morus fruit Morus alba
Sang Ye White mulberry leaf Morus alba
Sang Zhi Mulberry twig, Morus twig Morus alba
Shan Yao Dioscorea, Chinese yam Dioscorea
She Gan  Belamcanda rhizome Belamcanda chinensis
Sheng Jiang Ginger Zingiberis officinale
Sheng Ma Cimicifuga, Bugbane, Blach Cohioh Cimicifuga
Si Gua Lou Luffa, Loofah, Smooth luffa Luffa cylindrica
Su Zi Perilla fruit Perilla frutesens
Xian He Cao Agrimony Agrimonia pilosa
Xiao Hui Xiang Fennel seed Foeniculum vulgaris
Xuan Fu Hua Inula flower Inula japonica
Yi Mu Cao Motherwort (Chinese) Leonurus artemisia
Yi Yi Ren Coix, Job's tears Coix lacryma-jobi
Yu Zhu Polygonatum, Fragrant Solomon's seal rhizome Polygonatum odoratum
Ze Lan Lycopos, Bugleweed Lycopus
Zi Su Ye Perilla leaf, Shiso Perilla frutesens