Da Hui Xiang (Star Anise)
Chinese Herb: Da Hui Xiang
Da Hui Xiang (Star anise); Illicium verum Hook F.; Fructus Anisi Stellati
Da Hui Xiang, also Ba Jiao Hui Xiang, or the Star Anise Fruit in English, is a fantastic little creation of nature. This is one of our favorite herbs, with its deep licorice-like aroma and fascinating design. A Cold-Dispersing, warming herb, Star Anise warms the Kidney and Liver, helps relieve pain, and has a mild ability to regulate circulation. We sell whole intact Star Anise with a fresh and robust aroma.
Star Anise is acrid and sweet in flavor, and energetically warming. Star Anise enters the Liver, Kidney, and Spleen meridians.
Acrid, sweet, warm
Liver, Kidney, Spleen