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: Chi Shao
Aka: chi shao yao
Source: Shen Nong Ben Cao Jing
English name: red peony, red peony root
Botanical name: paeonia veitchii
Pharmaceutical name: radix paeoniae rubrae
Properties: bitter, cool
Channels entered: liver
Chinese therapeutic actions: clears heat, cools blood, dispels blood stasis, relieves pain, reduces swelling from sores and abscesses, clears heat and relieves eye pain
This herb is available by the pound in either raw or powdered form.