Chinese Figwort Products
Chinese figwort is a part of the larger figwort family of which there are many different types. In TCM, Chinese figwort is mixed with other ingredients for specific treatments. The herbs' nature is said to be cooling with a bitter taste and is said to tonify the Yin. Other names include Xuan Shen and Ningpo figwort and most herbal preperations come from extractions of the root. The plant can reach heights of around one meter and have a small ruby red flower that flower in late spring.