Also known as
Polygonatum biflorum and odoratum, Polygonatum, King Solomon’s Seal, American Solomon’s Seal, and Yu Zhu.
Plant Family: Liliaceae
When the plant’s stalk withers away from its root in the Fall, it leaves a scar shaped like a star of David, hence the herb’s common name.
convallamarin, convallarin, quercitol, vitamin A.
Rhizome. Should be long, thick, and yellowish white.
Teas, with other herbs. May also be taken as a capsule or extract.
Avoid when there is nervous stomach or other digestive disorders.
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