STAY IN THE KNOW — NEWS, OFFERS & MORE:   SIGN UP NOW!

If you are not shipping to the United States Of America, change the country above.
Oops! We do not ship to your current country. Change your shipping country above.
  • Country Flag
  • USD
  • English
  • Shipping Country
  • Currency
  • Language

Herbology

 
Herb Image

Bamboo Shavings

Herb name (Chinese): 竹茹
Herb name (Pin Yin): zhú rú
Herb name (English): Bamboo Shavings
Herb name (Botanical): Caulis Bambusae in Taenia
Origin of species: Bambusa tuldoides Munro, Sinocalamus beecheyanus (Munro) McClure var. pubescens P. F. Li, Phyllostachys nigra (Lodd.) Munro var. henonis (Mitf.) Staphf ex Rendle
Part(s) of herb used: Middle shavings of stem
Geo-specific habitat(s): Southern part of China, Along Yangtze river basin
Taste(s) & Properties: • Sweet
• Slightly cold
• Administrates the Lung and Stomach, Heart and GallbladderMeridians
Action(s): • Eases coughs with yellow oral discharge
• Relieves dry mouth, bad breath, nausea and vomiting
• Relieves heat and restlessness
• Eases bleeding symptoms