This raw Chinese herb is sold by the pound in either raw or powdered form. Please use the above "add-on" button to make your selection.
Pinyin name: Bai Shao
Aka: bai shao yao, shao yao, hao bai shao, jin shan yao
Source: Shen Nong Ben Cao
English name: white peony root
Botanical name: paeonia lactiflora
Pharmaceutical name: radix paeoniae alba
Properties: bitter, sour, cool
Channels entered: liver, spleen
Chinese therapeutic actions: nourishes blood and preserves yin, nourishes the liver to calm liver yang and liver wind, softens the liver and relieves pain.