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Pinyin name: Bai Mao Gen
Aka: Mao Gen, Ru Gen, Mao Cao Gen
Source: Shen Nong Ben Cao Jing
English name: Imperata, Lalang Grass Rhizome, Woolly Grass Root
Botanical name: Imperata Cylindrica
Pharmaceutical name: Rhizoma Imperata
Properties: sweet, cold
Channels entered: lung, stomach, urinary bladder
Chinese therapeutic actions: Cools blood and stops bleeding, clears heat and promotes urination, clears heat from lung and stomach.