Zhi Zi (Gardenia, Cape Jasmine Fruit); Gardenia Jasminoides Ellis; Fructus Gardeniae
The fruit of the Gardenia, some times called “Cape Jasmine Fruit”, is bitter and cold in nature. It is also sometimes called the “Happiness Fruit” as it is said to cure irritability. Gardenia belongs to a class of herbs that Clears Internal Heat, being further categorized as an herb that Clears heat and Purges Fire.
Heart, Lung, Stomach, San Jiao
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