Herb: Fang Feng
Latin name: Ledebouriella seseloides
Synonyms: Saposhnikovia divaricata, Siler divaricatum
Medicinal use of Fang Feng:Antipyretic, antiseptic, diaphoretic, carminative and antitoxin. It is used in the treatment of influenza, headaches, chills, rheumatoid numbness, joint pains and tetanus.
Description of the plant:
(11 3/4 inch)
Habitat of the herb:Desert slopes and dry steppes.
Edible parts of Fang Feng:Young plant and leaves - raw or cooked. The leaves contain 1.7% protein, 0.3% fat, 4.7% carbohydrate and 1.3% ash.
Propagation of the herb:Seed -
Cultivation of Fang Feng:Desert slopes and dry steppes.
Known hazards of Ledebouriella seseloides:None known
Plant information taken from the Plants For A Future.