[Chinese name] shegan [English name] Belamcandae Rhizoma. [Source] Iridium plants shoot dried rhizome of Belamcanda chinensis (L.) DC. [Plant form] Perennial herb, 50-120 cm high. Rhizomes traversed, slightly nodular, with fresh yellow skin and many fibrous roots. Stems erect, lower leaves....Send Inquiry
[Chinese name] shegan
[English name] Belamcandae Rhizoma.
[Source] Iridium plants shoot dried rhizome of Belamcanda chinensis (L.) DC.
[Plant form] Perennial herb, 50-120 cm high. Rhizomes traversed, slightly nodular, with fresh yellow skin and many fibrous roots. Stems erect, lower leaves. Leaves 2 columns, inlaid arrangement, wide sword-shaped, flat, 25 to 60 cm long, 2 to 4 cm wide, green, often with white powder, the base of amphibian, veins parallel. Umbrella inflorescences apical; pedicels and pedicels base with membranous bracts; flowers orange, 3–5 cm in diameter, tepals 6, elliptic, 2–2.5 cm long, 1 cm wide , scattered dark red spots, the inner wheel 3 slightly smaller than the outer wheel 3, the base of the formation of short tube; stamens 3, inserted at the base of the tepals; ovary inferior, 3-celled, style clavate, apical 3-lobed It is pubescent. Capsule obovoid and spherical, 2.5-3.5 cm long, with 3 longitudinal edges, 3-valvular along the suture at maturity. Seeds black, nearly spherical, shiny. Flowering from July to September, fruiting period from August to September.
[Origin distribution] grows on hillsides, steppes, valleys and beaches, and is also cultivated for ornamental purposes. Widely distributed throughout the country.
[Harvesting and Processing]In the beginning of spring, just beginning of germination or when the stems and leaves withered in the late autumn, the excavation will be carried out. The fibrous roots and silt will be removed and dried.
Medicinal properties traits are irregular nodules, 3 to 10 cm long and 1 to 2 cm in diameter. Surface brown, brown or dark brown, shrinking, with a more dense ring pattern. There are several disc-shaped depressions on the top, with occasional stem bases remaining; fine roots and root marks remain below. Hard, yellow cross section, granular. Gas micro, bitter, slightly pungent.
Pharmacological research has anti-inflammatory, anti-pyretic, anti-allergic, anti-microbial, anti-coagulant, anti-coagulation, promoting salivation, lowering blood pressure, gallbladder, diuresis, and improving nerve cell survival and growth.
[Chemical composition] This product contains iris glycosides, flavonoid neo-glycoside A, irritant, radioisodoptone, arbutin, radiostigmine, radiostigmine A, radiobiol B, etc. It also contains wild glycosides and arbutin. And other ingredients.