Chinese herbs offer a very powerful and effective way to bring harmony and balance back to our bodies and minds. We encourage you to seek out and work with a well respected Doctor of Traditional Chinese Medicine or a Certified Acupuncturist.

Benefiting from Chinese herbal wisdom can be as simple as getting an energy boost from a cup of ginseng tea, or as important as bringing organ systems into a state of harmony. It is a life style to strive for balance, not simply a quick fix.

Bulk Raw Herbs:

Angelica - Dang Gui Ligustici - Chuan Xiong
Astragalus - Huang Qi Lycii Berries - Gou Qi Zi
Atractylodes - Bai Zhu Mint - Bo He
Bupleurum - Chai Hu Platyodi - Jie Geng
Chinese Dates - Da Zao Poria - Fu Ling
Chrysanthemum - Ju Hua Prepared Rehmannia - Shu Di Huang
Cinnamon Twig - Gui Zhi Raw Rehmannia - Sheng Di Huang
Citrus (Mandarin Orange) Peel - Chen Pi Reishi (Ganoderma) - Ling Zhi
Corydalis - Yan Hu Suo Rhubarb - Da Huang
Dandelion - Pu Gong Ying Safflower - Hong Hua
Dioscorea - Shan Yao Salvia - Dan Shen
Ginger (Dry) - Gan Jiang Saussarea - Mu Xiang
Ginkgo - Bai Guo Ye Schizandra - Wu Wei Zi
Ginseng (Red) - Ren Shen Senna - Fan Xie Ye
Ginseng (White) - Jilin Shou Wu (Polygoni) - He Shou Wu
Honeysuckle - Jin Yin Hua 3 Yellows (Scutellaria, Coptis, Phellodendron)
Isatis - Ban Lan Gen White Peony - Bai Shao
Licorice (Plain) - Gan Cao Zizyphus - Suan Zao Ren
Licorice (Honey-Fried) - Zhi Gan Cao

 

some of the herbs we use:
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Angelica - Dang Gui
Found in Central China, the warm, sweet and pungent nature of the roots are used to treat menstrual disorders (dysmenorrhea, menorrhagia, amenorrhea), blood deficiency (painful scarring in traumatic injuries, post-natal abdominal pain), and rheumatic pains. Dang Gui promotes circulation and acts as an analgesic as well as a sedative. This is said to be the most important herb for menstrual disorders.

Available in the following amounts (dry):
8 oz. 16 oz. 32 oz.
$19.00 $28.00 $40.00

Astragalus - Huang Qi
Found in Northern China, Mongolia, and Manchuria, the sweet and slightly warm nature of the roots tonifies energy, acts as a diuretic, and impedes perspiration. It is used to treat energy deficiency (fatigue, prolapse of rectum, womb, or other organs), profuse sweating due to external "empty" ailments, stubborn abscesses, facial swelling and diabetes.

Available in the following amounts (dry):
8 oz. 16 oz. 32 oz.
$19.00 $28.00 $40.00

Atractylodes - Bai Zhu
Found in China, Korea, and Japan, the warm, sweet and bitter properties of the roots are drying, and used as a tonic to the spleen. Indications are: "empty" stomach and spleen (full feeling after small food intake, fatigue, diarrhea), phlegm and swelling due to damp-excess, profuse perspiration due to empty-cold" ailments.

Available in the following amounts (dry):
8 oz. 16 oz. 32 oz.
$18.00 $22.00 $26.00

Bupleurum - Chai Hu
Found in Northern China and in Northern Europe, the nature of the root is bitter and neutral. It works as an antipyretic as well as a sedative to the liver. It is used to treat prolapse of internal organs such as rectum, womb, etc., intermittent fevers and chills, malaria, and blackwater fever.

Available in the following amounts (dry):
8 oz. 16 oz. 32 oz.
$22.00 $34.00 $44.00

Chinese Dates - Da Zao
Found in China, Japan, India, the sweet, neutral nature of the fruits are used as a tonic to the spleen and stomach, a nutrient, and a sedative. Used to treat "empty" spleen and stomach, general energy deficiency, fatigue, and hysteria. The plant is added to many strong tonic prescriptions as a metabolic buffer to slow down and prolong their effects.

Available in the following amounts (dry):
8 oz. 16 oz. 32 oz.
$18.00 $22.00 $26.00

Chrysanthemum - Ju Hua
Found in China and Japan, the flowers have a sweet and bitter, and slightly cold nature. It is used for headache and fever due to "wind-heat" injury, swelling and aches in the eyes, dizziness and headaches due to liver inflammation. Chrysanthemum acts as an antipyretic, anti-toxic, refrigerant, sedative; it also lowers blood pressure and improves vision.

Available in the following amounts (dry):
8 oz. 16 oz. 32 oz.
$18.00 $22.00 $26.00

Cinnamon Twig - Gui Zhi
Found in Southern China, Laos, and Vietnam, the warm, pungent and sweet nature is used to treat "wind-cold" chills and fever, diarrhea, nausea and menstrual disorders.

Available in the following amounts (dry):

8 oz. 16 oz. 32 oz.
$18.00 $22.00 $26.00

 

 
Citrus (Mandarin Orange) Peel - Chen Pi
Found in Southern China, Taiwan, and Vietnam, the warm, pungent and bitter nature of the peel regulates energy and aids the following: digestive, stomachic, expectorant, antitussive, antiemetic and drying. It is used to treat energy stagnation in the spleen and stomach (abdominal pain and pressure, nausea and vomiting, dyspepsia), and oppression in the chest (cough, stagnation due to excess phlegm).

Available in the following amounts (dry):
8 oz. 16 oz. 32 oz.
$18.00 $22.00 $26.00

Corydalis - Yan Hu Suo
With bitter and warm attributes, yan hu suo is used to alleviate pain, infogorate the blood and to move Qi in the Heart, Liver, Lung, and Stomach.

Available in the following amounts (dry):
8 oz. 16 oz. 32 oz.
$22.00 $34.00 $44.00

Dandelion - Pu Gong Ying
Found in temperate zones around the world, the cold, bitter and sweet nature of the whole plant is used to reduce swelling and as an antipyretic. Dandelion is used to treat breast tumors, abscesses, toxic swellings and tumors and clots in the lungs.

Available in the following amounts (dry):
8 oz. 16 oz. 32 oz.
$16.00 $22.00 $30.00

Dioscorea - Shan Yao
This is a Chinese yam, found in China and Japan. The roots are used as a tonic to the spleen, stomach and lungs as well as for stomach and digestive disorders. Indications are "empty" spleen and stomach (lack of appetite, fatigue, diarrhea, leukorrhea), chronic cough, nocturnal emissions, and frequent and scanty urination. Shan Yao also lowers blood-sugar.

Available in the following amounts (dry):
8 oz. 16 oz. 32 oz.
$22.00 $34.00 $44.00

Ginger (Dry) - Gan Jiang
Found in tropical countries, the pungent and warm nature of ginger is warming. A stimulant to yang energy, the dried roots are used to warm the lungs, dissolve phlegm and is an antemetic. It is used to treat cold excess in the spleen and stomach (nausea and vomiting, diarrhea, cold and painful abdomen, cold hands and feet, weak pulse) and cold excess in the lungs (cough, profuse clear sputum). The fresh root is used as a remedy for colds, cold stomach, nausea and seafood poisoning.

Available in the following amounts (dry):
8 oz. 16 oz. 32 oz.
$20.00 $30.00 $35.00

Ginkgo - Bai Guo Ye
With it's sweet, bitter, astringent and neutral characteristics, both the leaves and the seeds of the ginko plant are used. The leaves relax the blood vessels and act as a circulatory stimulant, improving blood flow to the brain. The seeds act on the lung and kidney meridians to aid in treating asthmatic disorders and chest coughs with thick phlegm.

Available in the following amounts (dry):
8 oz. 16 oz. 32 oz.
$20.00 $30.00 $35.00

Ginseng (Red) - Ren Shen
Found in Northeastern China and northern Korea, the nature of the roots are sweet and neutral. Ren shen is very tonifying to primordial energy, is a tonic to the lungs and spleen and nourishes vital fluids. It is used to treat energy deficiency (weak pulse, asthma due to "empty" lungs, dyspepsia, lack of appetite, prolapse of rectum, hypertension, insomnia, heart palpitations) and diabetes.

Available in the following amounts (dry):
8 oz. 16 oz. 32 oz.
$40.00 $70.00 $100.00

Ginseng (White) - Jilin
The nature of white ginseng roots are sweet, slightly bitter, and slightly warm. It goes to the Lung and the Spleen and has the following actions: strengthens Qi, Lungs, Heart, Spleen & Stomach, generates fluids, calms the Spirit.

Available in the following amounts (dry):
8 oz. 16 oz. 32 oz.
$40.00 $70.00 $100.00

Honeysuckle - Jin Yin Hua
Found in China, Japan and Korea, jin yin hua is both sweet and cold in nature. Used to treat heat-injury caused by moving from external to internal areas (sore, inflamed and swollen throat, blood in stool and sputum) and for ulcers.

Available in the following amounts (dry):
8 oz. 16 oz. 32 oz.
$22.00 $34.00 $44.00

Isatis - Ban Lan Gen
Found in China and Japan, the leaves are bitter and very cold in nature. It is used as an antipyretic, antiphlogistic and antiseptic to treat delirium, fainting spells, heat rash, dry and sore throat, abscesses, and swelling due to internal heat excess.

Available in the following amounts (dry):
8 oz. 16 oz. 32 oz.
$20.00 $30.00 $35.00

Licorice (Plain) - Gan Cao
Found in China, the Middle East and the Mediterranean, licorice has very sweet, neutral and moist characteristics. It is used as an anti-inflammatory, antiarthritic, tonic stimulant for adrenal cortex, lowers blood cholesterol, and soothes gastric mucous membranes. The dried root can be chewed like candy and in China is given to children to promote muscle growth.

Available in the following amounts (dry):
8 oz. 16 oz. 32 oz.
$18.00 $22.00 $26.00

Licorice (Honey-Fried) - Zhi Gan Cao
Found in China, the Middle East and the Mediterranean, it is sweet and warm in nature. It is used to strengthen Qi, stop coughs, moisten the lungs, clears heat, relieves toxicity, and alleviates spasms.

Available in the following amounts (dry):
8 oz. 16 oz. 32 oz.
$18.00 $22.00 $26.00

Ligustici - Chuan Xiong
This herb is used for headaches and the beginning stages of a cold. It also strongly moves blood and is commonly used for menstrual irregularities.

Available in the following amounts (dry):
8 oz. 16 oz. 32 oz.
$18.00 $22.00 $26.00

Lycii Berries - Gou Qi Zi
Found in China and Japan, the nature of the fruits is both sweet and neutral. Some of it's effects are: tonic to the kidneys, tonic to the liver. Gou qi zi is used to treat liver yin deficiency (blurry vision, dizziness, headaches) and kidney yin deficiency (spermatorrhea, lumbago).

Available in the following amounts (dry):
8 oz. 16 oz. 32 oz.
$22.00 $34.00 $44.00

Mint - Bo He
Found in China, Southeast Asia and Europe, the tender stalks and leaves are pungent and cool in character. It is used as a diaphoretic, carminative and stimulant and is generally prescribed for colds, headaches, upset stomach, and sore throat due to "wind-heat".

Available in the following amounts (dry):
8 oz. 16 oz. 32 oz.
$19.00 $28.00 $40.00

Platyodi - Jie Geng
Used primarily for cough and phlegm acculmulation in the lungs.

Available in the following amounts (dry):
8 oz. 16 oz. 32 oz.
$18.00 $22.00 $26.00

Poria - Fu Ling
Poria strengthens digestion, aids in urination, regulates bodily fluids and calms the spirit.

Available in the following amounts (dry):
8 oz. 16 oz. 32 oz.
$18.00 $22.00 $26.00

Prepared Rehmannia - Shu Di Huang
Prepared Rehmannia is used to strengthen deficiency, with such symptoms as night sweats, vaginal or penile discharge, ear ringing, sore and achy low back. This is one of the main herbs used greying hair.

Available in the following amounts (dry):
8 oz. 16 oz. 32 oz.
$18.00 $22.00 $26.00

Raw Rehmannia - Sheng Di Huang
This herb in its raw form is used to cool heat conditions. It can be used for such symptoms as constipation, sore throat, coughing or vomiting of blood, or blood in the urine.

Available in the following amounts (dry):
8 oz. 16 oz. 32 oz.
$18.00 $22.00 $26.00

Reishi (Ganoderma) - Ling Zhi
Actions are analgesic, lowers blood pressure, antioxidant, anti-inflammatory, antiviral, antitumor, expectorant, cardiotonic, anti-allergic, promotes bone marrow cell growth, improves adrenocortical function, detoxes the Liver, and increases white blood cells.

Available in the following amounts (dry):
8 oz. 16 oz. 32 oz.
$35.00 $50.00 $90.00

Rhubarb - Da Huang
This is one of the primary herbs in Chinese herbalism to help promote bowel movements. Use with some caution as this is a very strong herb.

Available in the following amounts (dry):
8 oz. 16 oz. 32 oz.
$18.00 $22.00 $26.00

Safflower - Hong Hua
Safflower is used to activate blood when it is stagnant or coagulated. It is used for such conditions as angina, high blood pressure and menstrual irregularities.

Available in the following amounts (dry):
8 oz. 16 oz. 32 oz.
$18.00 $22.00 $26.00

Salvia - Dan Shen
This herb is used as a blood mover, for blood stagnation problems such as menstrual cramps, angina and musculoskeletal injuries. It also clears heat and can help to calm irritability.

Available in the following amounts (dry):
8 oz. 16 oz. 32 oz.
$18.00 $22.00 $26.00

Saussarea - Mu Xiang
Found in all parts of China. Used primarily as a digestive herb, for such things as bloating, burping and gas.

Available in the following amounts (dry):
8 oz. 16 oz. 32 oz.
$18.00 $22.00 $26.00

Schizandra - Wu Wei Zi
Found in Northeastern China, Manchuria and Japan, the dried berries are sour and warm in nature. Schizandra is used as an astringent, tonic to the kidneys, demulcent, antidiarrheic, and antitussive. Indications are: chronic coughs, asthma, thirst, profuse perspiration due to "empty" ailments and chronic diarrhea.

Available in the following amounts (dry):
8 oz. 16 oz. 32 oz.
$18.00 $22.00 $26.00

Senna - Fan Xie Ye
Found in India, Arabia and Africa, the leaflets are sweet and bitter, as well as very cold in nature. It is generally used to treat constipation from heat excess.

Available in the following amounts (dry):
8 oz. 16 oz. 32 oz.
$18.00 $22.00 $26.00

Shou Wu (Polygoni) - He Shou Wu
Found in Southwestern China, Japan and Taiwan, the roots, stems and leaves are both bitter and sour, as well as slightly warm in nature. Used as a tonic to the liver and kidneys, nourishes blood and semen, as a demulcent laxative and as an antidote. Primary indications include: blood deficiency (sallow complexion, dizziness, insomnia, premature greying of hair), kidney deficiency (lumbago, weak bone, sinew and cartilage), constipation due to dry intestines, swelling of lymph gland, abscesses and ulcers.

Available in the following amounts (dry):
8 oz. 16 oz. 32 oz.
$18.00 $22.00 $26.00

3 Yellows (Scutellaria, Coptis, Phellodendron)
These three herbs strongly clear heat. Used especially for such problems as urinary tract infections, vaginal discharge, toxic swellings and moderate to severe type of infections.

Available in the following amounts (dry):
8 oz. 16 oz. 32 oz.
$18.00 $22.00 $26.00

White Peony - Bai Shao
Found in China, Manchuria, Siberia and Japan, the roots are bitter and slightly cold in nature. Shao yao is an antipyretic, hemostatic, antiseptic and emmenagogue. It is used to treat all symptoms of heat excess, heat rash, amnorrhea, ulcers, and intestinal infections.

Available in the following amounts (dry):
8 oz. 16 oz. 32 oz.
$20.00 $30.00 $35.00

Zizyphus - Suan Zao Ren
Found in China, Japan, India, Afghanistan and Malaysia, the seeds are sweet and sour, as well as neutral in nature. It effects are: sedative to the liver, cardiotonic, nutrient, tonic to yin, and inhibitor of perspiration. It is used to treat insomnia, neutrasthenia, heart palpitations and cold sweats.

Available in the following amounts (dry):
8 oz. 16 oz. 32 oz.
$19.00 $28.00 $40.00


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