Liu Zhi Huang – Solidago – Herba Solidaginis

Liu Zhi Huang

English Name: solidago

Pharmaceutical Name: Herba Solidaginis

Medica Category: Wind Damp Dispelling Herbs – Channel and Collateral Opening Herbs

Properties: Liu Zhi Huang enters the Lung, Liver, and Kidney channels; it is bitter and sweet in nature and cold in temperature.

What is Liu Zhi Huang?:

The Chinese Herb Liu Zhi Huang is the dried aerial parts of a flowering herb in the goldenrod family native to mountain highland regions in Taiwan (Solidago virgaaurea L var. leiocapa).

Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) Therapeutic Actions of Liu Zhi Huang:

Liu Zhi Huang opens channels and collaterals and reduces pain and inflammation to treat trauma-related injuries and tightness of tendons.