[Chinese medicine name] baihe [English name]Lilii Bulbus [Source] Liliaceae Lilium longiflorum Thunb. Liliaceous scales. Plant morphology: Perennial herb; 45-90 cm high. Bulb nearly spherical, about 5 cm in diameter. Stems erect, green. Leaves alternate, narrowly lanceolate or lanceolate, 5 to...Send Inquiry
[Chinese medicine name] baihe
[English name]Lilii Bulbus
[Source] Liliaceae Lilium longiflorum Thunb. Liliaceous scales.
Plant morphology: Perennial herb; 45-90 cm high. Bulb nearly spherical, about 5 cm in diameter. Stems erect, green. Leaves alternate, narrowly lanceolate or lanceolate, 5 to 15 cm long, 1 to 2 cm wide, apex acuminate, leaf entire, glabrous on both surfaces. Flowers white, very fragrant, slightly green on the outside, single flowering or 2 or 3 flowers arranged in an umbrella shape; pedicels ca. 3 cm; tepals 6, on synthetic trumpet, 10–19 cm long, base nectaries No papillae on both sides; 6 stamens, filaments ca. 15 cm, anthers oblong, abaxially, exserted; styles extensored, apically bent, ovary-cylindric, 3-sided, 3-celled, endosomes per locule, Stigma 3-lobed. Capsule oblong, 5 to 7 cm long. Flowering from May to June; fruiting from August to September.
[Origin distribution] was born in hillside grassland. Is now cultivated throughout the country.
[Harvesting and processing] Fall excavation, washing, stripping leaves, set in boiling water, slightly hot, dry.
[Herb character] Long oval, 2 to 5 cm long, 1 to 2 cm wide, and 1.3 to 4 mm thick in the middle. The surface is white, light brown or slightly purplish, with several vertical white vascular bundles. The tip is slightly pointed, the base is wide, the edge is thin, and the shape of the microwave is slightly curled inwards. Hard and brittle, relatively flat section, horny appearance. Odorless, slightly bitter taste.
Pharmacological studies Modern pharmacological tests have shown that water decoction has antitussive effect on mice with cough caused by ammonia and increases the perfusion flow of lungs in mice. In addition, there is antitussive, antiasthmatic, expectorant; anti-stress injury; sedative and hypnotic; enhance immune function; increase the role of peripheral white blood cells.
[Chemical Ingredients] This product is mainly composed of Lilium sinensis, Lilysin, Carboxylic acid, Lilysin, Lily saponin, β-salmonella, 1-O-p-coumarylglycerol, and saponin etc.