Plum Dragon Herbs
Bai Zhu (White Atractylodes)
Bai Zhu (White Atractylodes); Atractylodes macrocephala Koidz; Rhizoma atractylodis Macrocephalae
Named because of its whitish color, White Atractylodes is another very important tonic herb in Chinese Medicine. Along side herbs like Ginseng and Codonoptis, White Atractylodes is a tonic to the Spleen Qi.
Bitter, sweet, warm