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: Da Huang
Aka: jiang jun, chuan jun, jin wen
Source: Shen Nong Ben Cao Jing
English name: rhubarb root
Botanical name: rheum palmatum
Pharmaceutical name: radix et rhizoma rhei
Properties: bitter, cold
Channels entered: spleen, stomach, large intestine, liver, heart
Chinese therapeutic actions: attacks accumulations by purging downward, purges fire, clears heat, eliminates toxins, activates blood circulation, removes blood stasis, clears damp-heat, promotes diuresis
This herb is available by the pound in either raw or powdered form.