angelica sinensis

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dong-quai

dong-quai

Looks a lot like poison hemlock. Root used for female reproductive system to regulate hormones, menstrual difficulties, tone uterus, PMS, menopause. Increases blood circulation while lowering pressure. Reduces inflammation, pain spasms. Increases red blood cells, protects liver. Related to Ashtiba, a powerful anti-fungal, antibacterial detoxifier very popular in Asia. Do not take while pregnant, increases miscarriage risk. Blood thinner, so don’t take if already taking Warfarin. Makes skin light sensitive.
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One may be tempted to sample some of the delicacies, such as the Mountain Celery Aciphylla glacialis, which was eaten as a salad; the starchy tubers of the Pale Vanilla-lily Arthropodium milleflorum; Milk-maids Burchardia umbellata; or the corms of the Rock Lily Bulbine glauca.
Hypolipidemic and antioxidant activity of Mountain Celery essential oil.
Mountain celery and lovage with comte cheese risotto.