Chuan Lian Zi (Melia)
Chinese Herb: Chuan Lian Zi
Chuan Lian Zi ( Melia, Sichuan chinaberry fruit); Melia Toosendan; Fructus Toosendan
Part of the class of herbs to regulate qi, the fruit of the Sichuan Pagoda (Chinaberry) Tree is bitter in flavor and cold in energy, making it a useful qi mover in signs of heat. What a cute little fruit...
Bitter, cold, slightly toxic
Liver, Small Intestine, Stomach, Urinary Bladder