Wu Wei Zi, (Shisandra Fruit); Shisandrae Chinensis; Schisandrae Fructus
Schisandra, the fruit of the Chinese Magnolia Vine is a very interesting Herb. Wu Wei Zi translates as “Five-Flavor Seed” which explains its unusual property of flavors. The bark and flesh are sweet, sour, and salty while the kernel is pungent, bitter, and salty. This complex weave of flavors gives this warming herb a pleasant aroma.
Lung, Kidney, Heart
For educational purposes only
This information has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration.
This information is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.
Please be advised:
You should always consult with your doctor
before making any changes to your diet or nutritional program.