Mu Gua (Chinese Quince Fruit)
Chinese Herb: Mu Gua (Chinese Quince Fruit)
Mu Gua (Chinese Quince Fruit); Chaenomelis Lagenari; Chaenomelis Fructus
Chinese Quince Fruit, also called Chaenomelis Fruit, exhibits a sour flavor and is warming in nature and affects the Liver and Spleen meridians.
Wind-Damp dispelling in nature, this sour and warming herb has been an important ingredient in ancient martial arts, qigong, and yoga circles for its ability to open channels, and relax sinews by increasing the flow of Qi and Blood.