List of Chinese Herbs

here is a list of Chinese Herbs for baisc reference.

There are some 5,000 different species of herbs in China, and only around 2000 of them are used as medicines. Some are much more frequently prescribed than others. A typical herbal dispensary will stock around 500 herbs.

Chan Tui (Cryptotympana atrata, Fabr) - Herb for red eye.

Gao Ben (Ligusticum sinense) - Herb for exterior conditions.

Ge Gen (Pueraria lobata) - Herb for exterior conditions.

Gui Zhi (Cinnomomum cassia) - Herb for exterior conditions.

Ju Hua (Dendranthema x grandiflorum) - Herb for exterior wind-heat conditions.

Ma Huang (Ephedra sinica) - Herb for exterior conditions.

Niu Bang Zi (Arctium lappa) - Herb for wind-heat syndromes.

San Qi ( Tian Qi ) - Herbs to regulate and tonify Blood


List of Chinese Herbs (A - B)

Latin Name
English Name
Pinyin Name
Chinese Name

Agar

Agar

Qiongzhi

ÇíÖ¬

Agkistrodon

Long-nosed Pit Viper

Qishe

Þ­Éß

Aloe

Aloes

Luhui

«Üö

Alumen

Alum

Baifan

°×·¯

Arillus Longan

Dried Longan Pulp

Longyanrou

ÁúÑÛÈâ

Armadillidium

Pillbug

Shufuchong

Ê󸾳æ

Arsenicum Sablimatum

Arsenic Sublimate

Xinshi

ÐÅʯ

Aspongopus

Jiuxiang Bug

Jiuxiangchong

¾ÅÏã³æ

Asteriscus Pseudosciaenae

Yellow Croaker Ear-stone

Yunaoshi

ÓãÄÔʯ

Benzonum

Benzoin

Anxixiang

°²Ï¢Ïã

Bombyx Batryticatus

Stiff Silkworm

Jiangcan

½©²Ï

Borax

Borax

Pengsha

ÅðÉ°

Borneolum

Borneol

Bingpian

񗒪

Bulbus Allii

Garlic

Dasuan

´óËâ

Bulbus Allii Fistulosi

Fistular Onion Stalk

Congbai

´Ð°×

Bulbus Allii Macrostemi

Longstamen Onion Bulb

Xiebai

Þ¯°×

Bulbus Fritillariae Hupehensis

Hupeh Fritillary Bulb

Hubeibeimu

ºþ±±±´Ä¸

Bulbus Fritillariae Pallidiflorae

Sinkiang Fritillary Bulb

Yibeimu

ÒÁ±´Ä¸

Bulbus Fritillariae Thunbergii

Thunberg Fritillary Bulb

Zhebeimu

Õ㱴ĸ

Bulbus Fritillariae Unibracteatae

Unibract Fritillary Bulb

Chuanbeimu

´¨±´Ä¸

Bulbus Fritillariae Ussuriensis

Ussuriensis Fritillary Bulb

Pingbeimu

ƽ±´Ä¸

Bulbus Iphigeniae Indicae

Indian Iphigenia Bulb

Shancigu

ɽ´È¹½

Bulbus Lilii

Lancelesf Lily Bulb

Baihe

°ÙºÏ

Bulbus Lycoridis Radiatae

Shorttube Lycoris Bulb

Shisuan

ʯËâ

Bulbus Scillae Scilloidis

Common Squill Bulb

Xianbaitou

ÏÊ°×Í·

Bungarus Parvus

Little Multibanded Krait

Jinqianbaihuashe

½ðÇ®°×»¨Éß


List of Chinese Herbs (C)

Latin Name
English Name
Pinyin Name
Chinese Name

Cacumen Platycladi

Chinese Arborvitae Twig

Cebaiye

²à°ØÒ¶

Cacumen Securinegae Suffruticosae

Suffrutescent Securinega Twig

Yedizhu

Ò¶µ×Öé

Cacumen Tamaricis

Chinese Tamarisk Twig

Xiheliu

Î÷ºÓÁø

Calamina

Calamine

Luganshi

¯¸Êʯ

Calcitum

Calcite

Nanhanshuishi

ÄϺ®Ë®Ê¯

Calculus Bovis

Bezoar

Niuhuang

Å£»Æ

Calculus Equi

Horse Bezoar

Mabao

Âí±¦

Calculus Macacae Mulattae

Rhesus Macaque Bezoar

Houzao

ºïÔæ

Caloglossa Leprieurii

Zhegucai

Zhegucai

ðÑð³²Ë

Calomelas

Calomel

Qingfen

Çá•Û

Calyx Kaki

Persimmon Calyx and Receptacle

Shidi

ÊÁµÙ

Calyx seu Fructus Physalis

Franchet Groundcherry Calyx and Fruit

Jindenglong

½õµÆÁý

Camphora

Camphor

Zhangnao

ÕÁÄÔ

Carapax Eretmochelydis

Hawksbill Carapace

Daimao

çéè£

Carapax et Plastrum Testudinis

Tortoise Shell

Guijia

¹ê¼×

Carapax Trionycis

Turtle Shell

Biejia

±î¼×

Catechu

Catechu

Ercha

¶ù²è£¨ºÚ¶ù²è£©

Caulis Akebiae

Akebia Stem

Mutong

ľͨ

Caulis Ampelopsis Brevipedunculae

Amur Ampelopsis Stem

Shanputao

ɽÆÏÌÑ

Caulis Arcangelisiae

Mountain Dragon

Gushanlong

¹ÅɽÁú

Caulis Aristolochiae

Dutchmanspipe Vine / Northern Dutchmanspipe Vine

Tianxianteng

ÌìÏÉÌÙ

Caulis Aristolochiae Manshuriensis

Manshurian Dutchmanspipe Stem

Guanmutong

¹Øľͨ

Caulis Bambusae In Taeniam

Bamboo Shavings

Zhuru

ÖñÈã

Caulis Clematidis

Anemone Clematis Stem / Armand Clematis Stem

Chuanmutong

´¨Ä¾Í¨

Caulis Entadae

Entadae Stem

Guojianglong

¹ý½­Áú

Caulis et Folium Piperis Hancei

Hance Pepper Stem and Leaf

Shanju

ɽÉX

Caulis et Folium Schefflerae Arboricolae

Scandent Schefflera Stem and Leaf

Qiyelian

ÆßÒ¶Á«

Caulis et Radix Periplocae Forrestii

Forrest Silkvine Stem or Root

Heigutou

ºÚ¹ÇÍ•

Caulis Euphorbiae Antiquori

Ancients Euphorbia Stem

Huoyangle

»ðÑêÀÕ

Caulis Fibraureae

Common Fibraurea Stem

Huangteng

»ÆÌÙ

Caulis Fici Tikouae

Digua Fig Stem

Dishiliu

µØʯÁñ

Caulis Gneti

Common Jointfir Stem

Maimateng

ÂòÂéÌÙ

Caulis Hederae Sinensis

Chinese Ivy Stem

Changchunteng

³£´ºÌÙ

Caulis Impatientis

Garden Balsam Stem

Tougucao

͸¹Ç²Ý

Caulis Lonicerae

Japanese Honeysuckle Stem

Rendongteng

ÈÌÌÙ

Caulis Marsdeniae Tenacissimae

Tenacious Condorvine Stem

Tongguangteng

ͨ¹âÌÙ

Caulis Opuntiae

Cholla Stem

Xianrenzhang

ÏÉÈËÕÆ

Caulis Perillae

Perilla Stem

Zisugeng

×ÏËÕ¹£

Caulis Piperis Kadsurae

Kadsura Pepper Stem

Haifengteng

º£•çÌÙ

Caulis Polygoni Multiflori

Tuber Fleeceflower Stem

Yejiaoteng

Ò¹½»ÌÙ

Caulis Sargentodoxae

Sargentgloryvine Stem

Daxueteng

´óѪÌÙ

Caulis Sinomenii

Ovientvine

Qingfengteng

Çà•çÌÙ

Caulis Spatholobi

Suberect Spatholobus Stem

Jixueteng

¼¦ÑªÌÙ

Caulis Tinosporae

Tinospora Stem

Kuangenteng

¿í¸ùÌÙ

Caulis Trachelospermi

Chinese Starjasmine Stem

Luoshiteng

ÂçʯÌÙ

Caulis Vitis Amurensis

Amur Grape Stem

Shantengtengyang

ɽÌÙÌÙÑí

Chalcanthitum

Chalcanthite

Danfan

µ¨•¯

Cinnabaris

Cinnabar

Zhusha

ÖìÉ°

Clinanthium Helianthi

Sunflower Receptacle

Xiangrikui

ÏòÈÕ¿û

Colla Corii Asini

Donkey-hide Glue

Ejiao

°¢½º

Colophonium

Colophony

Songxiang

ËÉÏã

Concha Arcae

Ark Shell

Walengzi

ÍßÀã×Ó

Concha Haliotidis

Sea-ear Shell

Shijueming

ʯ¾öÃ÷

Concha Margaritifera Usta

Nacre

Zhenzhumu

ÕäÖéĸ

Concha Mauritiae Arabicae

Arabic Cowry Shell

Zibeichi

×ϱ´³Ý

Concha Meretricis seu Cyclinae

Clam Shell

Geqiao

¸ò¿Ç

Concha Ostreae

Oyster Shell

Muli

ĵòÃ

Concretio Silicea Bambusae

Tabasheer

Tianzhuhuang

ÌìóûÆ

Cordyceps

Chinese Caterpillar Fungus

Dongcongxiacao

³æÏIJÝ

Corium Erinacei Seu Hemiechianus

Hedgehog Hide

Ciweipi

´Ìâ¬Æ¤

Cornu Bubali

Buffalo Horn

Shuiniujiao

ˮţ½Ç

Cornu Cervi Pantotrichum

Hairy Antler

Lurong

¹È×

Cornu Saigae Tataricae

Antelope Horn

Lingyangjiao

ÁçÑò½Ç

Cortex Acanthopanacis

Slenderstyle Acanthopanax Bark

Wujiapi

Îå¼ÓƤ£¨ÄÏÎå¼ÓƤ£©

Cortex Acanthopanacis Sessiliflori

Sessileflower Acanthopanax Bark

Duangengwujia

¶Ì¹£Îå¼Ó

Cortex Ailanthi

Tree-of-heaven Ailanthus Bark

Chunpi

´»Æ¤

Cortex Albizziae

Silktree Albizzia Bark

Hehuanpi

ºÏ»¶Æ¤

Cortex Araliae Chinensis

Chinese Aralia Bark and Root-bark

Congmu

´Ðľ

Cortex Cinchonae

Cinchona Bark

Jinjinapi

½ð¼¦ÄÉƤ

Cortex Cinnamomi

Cassia Bark

Rougui

Èâ¹ð

Cortex Cinnamomi Bejolghotae

Obtuseleaf Cinnamon Bark

Shanrougui

ɽÈâ¹ð

Cortex Cinnamomi Burmannii

Burmann Cinnamon Bark

Yinxiang

ÒõÏã

Cortex Dictamni

Densefruit Pittany Root-bark

Baixianpi

°×ÏÊƤ

Cortex et Radix Polygalae

Thinleaf Milkwort Root-bark

Yuanzhi

Ô¶Ö¾

Cortex Eucommiae

Eucommia Bark

Duzhong

¶ÅÖÙ

Cortex Fraxini

Ash Bark

Qinpi

ÇØƤ

Cortex Garciniae

Garcinia Bark

Shanzhuzi

ɽÖñ×Ó

Cortex Hibisci

Shrubalthea Bark

Chuanjinpi

´¨éÈƤ

Cortex Ilicis Rotundae

Ovateleaf Holly Bark

Jiubiying

¾È±ØÓ¦

Cortex Kadsurae Radicis

Kadsura Root-bark

Zijingpi

×Ͼ£Æ¤

Cortex Lycii

Chinese Wolfberry Root-bark

Digupi

µÍ¹ÇƤ

Cortex Magnoliae Officinalis

Officinal Magnolia Bark

Houpo

ºñÆÓ

Cortex Meliae

Chinaberry Bark and Root-bark

Kulianpi

¿àé¬Æ¤

Cortex Mori

White Mulberry Root-bark

Sangbaipi

É£°×Ƥ

Cortex Moutan

Tree Peony Bark

Mudanpi

ĵµ¤Æ¤

Cortex Myricae Rubrae

Chinese Waxmyrtle Bark

Yangmei

ÑîÕ

Cortex Periplocae

Chinese Silkvine Root-bark

Xiangjiapi

Ïã¼ÓƤ

Cortex Phellodendri

Amur Corktree Bark

Huangbai

»Æ°Ø

Cortex Pseudolaricis

Golden Larch Bark

Tujingpi

ÍÁ¾£Æ¤

Cortex Querci Acutissimae

Sawtooth Oak Bark

Xiangmupi

ÏðľƤ

Cortex Sapii Radicis

Chinese Tallowtree Root-bark

Wujiu

ÎÚèê

Cortex Schefflerae Octophyllae

Ivy Tree Bark

Yajiaomu

Ѽ½Åľ

Cortex seu Caulis Celtis Bungeanae

Bunge Hackberry Bark or Stem

Bangbangmu

°ô°ôľ

Cortex Syringae

Manchurian Lilac Bark

Baomazipi

±©Âí×ÓƤ

Cortex Ulmi Parvifoliae

Chinese Elm Bark

Langyupi

ÀÆÓÜƤ

Crinis Carbonisatus

Carbonized Human Hair

Xueyutan

ѪÓàÌ¿

Culis Mahoniae

Leatherleaf Mahonia Stem Chinese Mahonia Stem

Gonglaomu

¹¦ÀÍľ

Cutis Bufonis

Toad Skin

Chanchupi

ó¸òÜƤ


List of Chinese Herbs (D-E)

Latin Name
English Name
Pinyin Name
Chinese Name

Endothelium Corneum Gigeriae Galli

Chicken's Gizzard-membrane

Jiniejin

¼¦ÄÚ½ð

Ergota

Ergot

Maijiao

Âó½Ç

Eupolyphaga seu Steleophaga

Ground Beeltle

Tubiechong

ÍÁ±î³æ

Exocarpium Benincase

Chinese Waxgourd Peel

Dongguapi

¹ÏƤ

Exocarpium Citri Grandis

Pummelo Peel

Huajuhong

»¯éÙºì

Exocarpium Citrulli

Watermeion Peel

Xiguapi

Î÷¹ÏƤ


List of Chinese Herbs (F)

Latin Name
English Name
Pinyin Name
Chinese Name

Faeces Leporis

Hare Dung

Wangyuesha

ÍûÔÂÉ°

Faeces Trogopterori

Trogopterus Dung

Wulingzhi

ÎåÁéÖ¬

Faeces Vespertilionis

Bat Dung

Yemingsha

Ò¹Ã÷É°

Fel

Gall

Danzhi

µ¨Ö­

Fel Ursi

Bear Gall

Xiongdan

Ðܵ¨

Flos Bombacis Malabarici

Common Bombax Flower

Mumianhua

ľÃÞ»¨

Flos Buddlejae

Pale Butterflybush Flower

Mimenghua

̆̃Ȭ

Flos Campsis

Chinese Trumpetcreeper Flower / Common Trumpetcreeper Flower

Lingxiaohua

ÁèÏö»¨

Flos Carthami

Safflower

Honghua

ºì»¨

Flos Celosiae Cristatae

Cockscomb Flower

Jiguanhua

¼¦¹Ú»¨

Flos Chimonanthi Praecocis

Wintersweet Flower

Lameihua

ˡ̥Ȭ

Flos Chrysanthemi

Chrysanthemum

Juhua

¾Õ»¨

Flos Chrysanthemi Indici

Wild Chrysanthemum

Yejuhua

Ò°¾Õ»¨

Flos Daturae Metelis / Flos Daturae Innoxiae

Hindu Datura Flower / Hairy Datura Flower

Yangjinhua

Ñó½ð»¨

Flos Eriocauli

Buerger Pipewort Flower

Gujingcao

¹È¾«²Ý

Flos et Folium Wikstroemiae Chamaedaphnis

Lowdaphne Stringbush Flower and Leaf

Huangyuanhua

»Æܾ»¨

Flos Farfarae

Common Coltsfoot Flower

Kuandonghua

¿î»¨

Flos Genkwa

Lilac Daphne Flower Bud

Yuanhua

ܾ»¨

Flos Gomphrenae

Globeamaranth Flower

Qianrihong

ǧÈÕºì

Flos Hibisci Rosae-Sinensis

Chinese Hibisci Rosae-Sinensis Flower

Fusanghua

•öÉ£»¨

Flos Humuli Lupuli

European Hop Flower

Pijiuhua

Æ¡¾Æ»¨

Flos Inulae

Inula Flower

Xuanfuhua

Ðý¸²»¨

Flos Jasmini

Largeflower Jasmine Flower

Suxinhua

ËØÜ°»¨

Flos Jasmini Sambac

Arabian Jasmine Flower

Molihua

ÜÔÀò»¨

Flos Lonicerae

Honeysuckle Flower

Jinyinhua

½ðÒø»¨

Flos Magnoliae

Biond Magnolia Flower

Xinyi

ÐÁÒÄ

Flos Osmanthi Fragrantis

Sweet Osmanthus Flower

Guihua

¹ð»¨

Flos Rhododendri Mollis

Chinese Azalea Flower

Naoyanghua

ÄÖÑò»¨

Flos Rosae Chinensis

Chinese Rose Flower

Yuejihua

Ô¼¾»¨

Flos Rosae Rugosae

Rose

Meiguihua

õ¹å»¨

Flos Sophorae Immaturus

Pagodatree Flower Bud

Huaimi

»±Ã×

Flos Syzygii Aromatici

Flos Caryophyllata

Dingxiang

¶¡Ïã

Flos Trollii

Chinese Globeflower Flower

Jinlianhua

½ðÁ«»¨

Fluoritum

Fluorite

Zishiying

×ÏʯӢ

Folium Alstoniae Scholaris

Common Alstonia Leaf

Dengtaiye

µÆ̨Ҷ

Folium Apocyni Veneti

Dogbane Leaf

Luobumaye

ÂÞ²¼ÂéÒ¶

Folium Artemisiae Argyi

Argy Wormwood Leaf

Aiye

°¬Ò¶

Folium Callicarpae Formosanae

Taiwan Beautyberry Leaf

Zizhuye

×ÏÖéÒ¶

Folium Callicarpae Macrophyllae

Bigleaf Beautyberry Leaf

Dayezizhu

´óÒ¶×ÏÖé

Folium Callicarpae Nudiflorae

Nakedflower Beautyberry Leaf

Luohuazizhu

Â㻨×ÏÖé

Folium Cocoe

Coca Leaf

Gukeye

¹Å¿ÂÒ¶

Folium Cycadis Revolutae

Sago Leaf

Fengweijiaoye

·ï⽶Ҷ

Folium Digitalis Lanatae

Digitalis Lanata Leaf

Maohuayangdihuangye

뻨ÑóµØ»ÆÒ¶

Folium Digitalis Purpureae

Common Foxglove Leaf

Yangdihuangye

ÑóµØ»ÆÒ¶

Folium Elaeagni

Thorny Elaeagnus Leaf

Hutuiziye

ºúÍÇ×ÓÒ¶

Folium Eriobotryae

Loquat Leaf

Pipaye

èÁèËÒ¶

Folium et Cacumen Breyniae Fruticosae

Fruticose Breyniae Leaf and Twig

Heimianshen

ºÚÃæÉñ

Folium et Cacumen Murrayae

Common Jasminorange Leaf and Twig

Qiulixiang

¾ÅÀïÏã

Folium et Cacumen Rhododendri Mariae

Mary Rhododendron Leaf and Twig

Zihuadujuan

×Ï»¨¶Å¾é

Folium et Ramulus Cephalotaxi

Fortune Plumyew Twig and Leaf

Sanjianshan

Èý¼âɼ

Folium et Ramulus Clerodendri Trichotomi

Harlequin Glorybower Leaf and Twig

Chouwutong

³ôÎàÍ©

Folium et Ramulus Evodiae

Thin Evodia Twig and Leaf

Sanchaku

Èý²æ¿à

Folium Eucalypti Robustae

Swamp Mahogany Leaf

Dayeanye

´óÒ¶èñÒ¶

Folium Ginkgo

Ginkgo Leaf

Yinxingye

ÒøÐÓÒ¶

Folium Glochidii Eriocarpi

Eriocarpous Glochidion Leaf

Qidagu

Æá´ó¹Ã

Folium Hibisci Mutabilis

Cottonrose Hibiscus Leaf

Mufurongye

ľܽÈØÒ¶

Folium Hyoscyami

Henbane Leaf

Langdangye

ݹÝÐÒ¶

Folium Ilicis Cornutae

Chinese Holly Leaf

Gouguye

èÛ¹ÇÒ¶

Folium Ilicis Purpureae

Purpleflower Holly Leaf

Sijiqing

Ëļ¾Çà

Folium Isatidis

Indigowoad Leaf

Daqingye

´óÇàÒ¶

Folium Lagerstronmiae Indicae

Common Crapemyrtle Leaf

Ziweiye

×ÏÞ±Ò¶

Folium Lantanae Camarae

Common Lantana Leaf

Mayingdan

ÂíÓ§µ¤

Folium Melaleucae Leucadendrae

Cajeputtree Leaf

Baiqiancengye

°×ǧ²ãÒ¶

Folium Mori

Mulberry Leaf

Sangye

É£Ò¶

Folium Nelumbinis

Lotus Leaf

Heye

ºÉÒ¶

Folium Nerii

Sweetscented Oleander Leaf

Jiazhutaoye

¼ÐÖñÌÒÒ¶

Folium Perillae

Perilla Leaf

Zisuye

×ÏËÕÒ¶

Folium Photiniae

Chinese Photinia Leaf

Shinanye

ʯÄÏÒ¶

Folium Pini

Pine Leaf

Songmao

ËÉë

Folium Pleioblasti

Bitter Bamboo Leaf

Kuzhuye

¿àÖñÒ¶

Folium Psidii Guajavae

Guava Leaf

Fanshiliuye

·¬Ê¯ÁñÒ¶

Folium Psychotriae Rubrae

Red Psychotria Leaf

Shandayan

ɽ´óÑÕ

Folium Pterocaryae Stenopterae

Chinese Wingmut Leaf

Fengyangye

·ãÑîÒ¶

Folium Pyrrosiae

Pyrrosia Leaf

Shiwei

ʯΤ

Folium Rhododendri Anthopogonoidis

Savoury Rhododendron Leaf

Liexiangdujuan

ÁÒÏã¶Å¾é

Folium Rhododendri Dahurici

Dahurian Rhododendron Leaf

Manshanhong

Âúɽºì

Folium Rhododendri Micranthi

Manchurian Rhododendron Leaf

Zhaoshanbai

ÕÕɽ°×

Folium Rhododendri Simsii

Indian Azalea Leaf

Honghuadujuan

ºì»¨¶Å¾é

Folium Sauropi

Dragon's Tongue Leaf

Longliye

ÁúÀûÒ¶

Folium Sennae

Senna Leaf

Fanxieye

·¬ÐºÒ¶

Folium Solani Verbascifolii

Mullein Mightbrier Leaf

Jiayanye

¼ÙÑÌÒ¶

Folium stenolomatis

Common wedgelet Fern Leaf

Wujiu

ÎÚ¾Â

Folium Viticis Cannabifoliae

Hempleaf Negundo Chastetree Leaf

Mujingye

ĵ¾£Ò¶

Folium Viticis Negundo

Negundo Chastetree Leaf

Huangjingye

»Æ¾£Ò¶

Fructus Adinae

Thinleaf Adina Fruit

Shuiyangmei

Ë®Ñî÷

Fructus Akebiae

Akebia Fruit

Yuzhizi

Ô¤Öª×Ó

Fructus Alpiniae Oxyphyllae

Sharpleaf Galangal Fruit

Yizhiren

ÒæÖÇÈÊ

Fructus Amomi

Villous Amomum Fruit / Cocklebur-like Amomum Fruit

Sharen

É°ÈÊ

Fructus Amomi Rotundus

Round Cardamom Fruit / Java Amomum Fruit

Baidoukou

°×¶¹Þ¢

Fructus Anisi Stellati

Star Anise

Bajiaohuixiang

°Ë½ÇÜîÏã

Fructus Arctii

Great Burdock Achene

Niubangzi

Å£Ýò×Ó

Fructus Aristolochiae

Dutchmanspipe Fruit

Madouling

Âí¶µÁå

Fructus Aurantii

Bitter Orange

Zhiqiao

è׿Ç

Fructus Aurantii Immaturus

Immature Bitter Orange

Zhishi

è×ʵ

Fructus Broussonetiae

Papermulberry Fruit

Chushizi

èúʵ×Ó

Fructus Bruceae

Java Brucea Fruit

Yadanzi

Ñ»µ¨×Ó

Fructus Camptothecae Acuminatae

Common Camptotheca Fruit

Xishuguo

ϲÊ÷¹û

Fructus Canarii

Chinese White Olive

Qinguo

Çà¹û

Fructus Cannabis

Hemp Fruit

Huomaren

»ðÂéÈÊ

Fructus Capsici

Hot Pepper

Lajiao

À±½·

Fructus Caricae

Papaya

Fanmugua

·¬Ä¾¹Ï

Fructus Carpesii Abrotanoides

Common Carpesium Fruit

Heshi

º×Ê­

Fructus Chaenomelis

Common Floweringquince Fruit

Mugua

ľ¹Ï

Fructus Chebulae

Medicine Terminalia Fruit

Kezi

Ú­×Ó

Fructus Choerospondiatis

Axillary Choerospondias Fruit

Guangzao

¹ãÔæ

Fructus Citri

Citron Fruit

Xiangyuan

ÏãéÚ

Fructus Citri Sarcodactylis

Finger Citron

Foshou

·ðÊÖ

Fructus Cnidii

Common Cnidium Fruit

Shechuangzi

Éß´²×Ó

Fructus Coriandri

Coriander Fruit

Yuansuizi

ܾݴ×Ó

Fructus Corni

Common Macrocarpium Fruit

Shanzhuyu

ɽÜïÝÇ

Fructus Crataegi

Hawthorn Fruit

Shanzha

ɽé«

Fructus Dauci Carotae

Wild Carrot Fruit

Nanheshi

ÄϺ×Ê­

Fructus Evodiae

Medcinal Evodia Fruit

Wuzhuyu

ÎâÜïÝÇ

Fructus Fici

Fig

Wuhuaguo

ÎÞ»¨¹û

Fructus Fici Pumilae

Climbing Fig Fruit

Biliguo

ÞµÀó¹û

Fructus Foeniculi

Fennel Fruit

Xiaohuixiang

СÜîÏã

Fructus Forsythiae

Weeping Forsythiae Capsule

Liaoqiao

Á¬ÇÌ

Fructus Galangae

Galanga Galangal Seed

Hongdoukou

ºì¶¹Þ¢

Fructus Gardeniae

Cape Jasmine Fruit

Zhizi

èÙ×Ó

Fructus Gleditsiae

Chinese Honeylocust Fruit

Zaojiao

Ôí½Ç

Fructus Gleditsiae Abnormalis

Chinese Honeylocust Abnormal Fruit

Zhuyazao

ÖíÑÀÔí

Fructus Hordei Germinatus

Malt

Maiya

ÂóÑ¿

Fructus Jujubae

Chinese Date

Dazao

´óÔæ

Fructus Kochiae

Belvedere Fruit

Difuzi

µØ·ô×Ó

Fructus Leonuri

Motherwort Fruit

Chongweizi

Üûε×Ó

Fructus Ligustri Lucidi

Glossy Privet Fruit

Nuzhenzi

Å®Õê×Ó

Fructus Liquidambaris

Beautiful Sweetgum Fruit

Lulutong

··ͨ

Fructus Litseae

Mountain Spicy Tree Fruit

Bichengqie

±Ï³ÎÇÑ

Fructus Lycii

Barbary Wolfberry Fruit

Gouqizi

èÛè½×Ó

Fructus Malvae Vertillate Cluster Mallow Fruit Dongkuizi ¶¬¿û×Ó

Fructus Mori

Mulberry Fruit

Sangshen

É£é©

Fructus Mume

Dark Plum fruit

Wumei

ÎÚ÷

Fructus Nandinae Domesticae

Common Nandina

Tianzhuzi

ÌìóÃ×Ó

Fructus Oryzae Germinatus

Rice-grain Sprout

Guya

¹ÈÑ¿

Fructus Paulowniae

Fortune Paulownia Fruit / Royal Paulownia Fruit

Paotongguo

ÅÝÍ©¹û

Fructus Perillae

Perilla Fruit

Zisuzi

×ÏËÕ×Ó

Fructus Phyllanthi

Emblic Leafflower Fruit

Yuganzi

Óà¸Ê×Ó

Fructus Piperis

Pepper

Hujiao

ºú½·

Fructus Piperis Longi

Long Pepper

Bibo

óÙÜØ

Fructus Polygoni Orientalis

Prince's-feather Fruit

Shuihonghuazi

ˮݦ»¨×Ó

Fructus Ponciri Trifoliatae

Trifoliate-orange Immature Fruit

Gouju

èÛéÙ

Fructus Psoraleae

Malaytea Scurfpea Fruit

Buguzhi

²¹¹ÇÖ¬

Fructus Pyracanthae Fortuneanae

Fortune Firethorn Fruit

Jiubingliang

¾È±øÁ¸

Fructus Quisqualis

Rangooncreeper Fruit

Shijunzi

ʹ¾ý×Ó

Fructus Rhododendri Mollis

Chinese Azalea Fruit

Balima

°ËÀåÂé

Fructus Rosae Davuricae

Dahurian Rose Fruit

Cimei

´Ìõ

Fructus Rosae Laevigatae

Cherokee Rose Fruit

Jinyingzi

½ðÓ£×Ó

Fructus Rosae Normalis

Single Roxburgh Rose Fruit

Ciliguo

´ÌÀæ¹û

Fructus Rubi

Palmleaf Raspberry Fruit

Fupenzi

¸²Åè×Ó

Fructus Sapindi Mukorossi

Chinese Soapberry Fruit

Wuhuanzi

ÎÞ»¼×Ó

Fructus Schisandrae

Chinese Magnoliavine Fruit

Wuweizi

Îåζ×Ó

Fructus seu Herba Physalis Pubescentis

Downy Groundcherry Fruit or Herb

Denglongcao

µÆÁý²Ý

Fructus Siraitiae Grosvenorii

Grosvener Siraitia

Luohanguo

ÂÞºº¹û

Fructus Sophorae

Pagodatree Pod

Huaijiao

»±½Ç

Fructus Tamarindi Indicae

Tamarind Pulp

Suanjiao

Ëá½Ç

Fructus Thladianthae Dubiae

Manchurian Tubergourd Fruit

Chipaozi

³àÅÛ×Ó

Fructus Toosendan

Szechwan Chinaberry Fruit

Chuanlianzi

´¨é¬×Ó

Fructus Tribuli

Puncturevine Caltrop Fruit

Jili

ÝðÞ¼

Fructus Trichosanthis

Snakegourd Fruit

Gualou

¹ÏÝä

Fructus Tritici Levis

Blighted Wheat

Fuxiaomai

¸¡Ð¡Âó

Fructus Tsaoko

Tsaoko Amomum Fruit

Caoguo

²Ý¹û

Fructus Viticis Negundo

Negundo Chastetree Fruit

Huangjingzi

»Æ¾£×Ó

Fructus Viticis Simplicifoliae

Simpleleaf Shrub Chastetree Fruit

Manjingzi

Âû¾£×Ó

Fructus Vitis Viniferae

European Grape Fruit

Suosuoputao

Ë÷Ë÷ÆÏÌÑ

Fructus Xanthii

Siberian Cocklour Fruit

Cang'erzi

²Ô¶ú×Ó

Fructus Zanthoxyli

Pricklyash Peel

Huajiao

»¨½·

Fuligo Plantae

Plant Soot

Baicaoshuang

°Ù²Ý˪


List of Chinese Herbs (G)

Latin Name
English Name
Pinyin Name
Chinese Name

Galla Chinensis

Chinese Gall

Wubeizi

Î屶×Ó

Ganoderma Lucidum seu Sinensis

Lucid Ganoderma

Lingzhi

ÁéÖ¥

Gecko

Tokay

Gejie

¸òò»

Gekko Swinhonis

Gecko

Bihu

±Ú»¢

Gryllotalpa

Mole Cricket

Lougu

ò÷òÁ

Gryllus Chinensis

Chinese Cricket

Xishuai

ó¬ó°

Gypsum Fibrosum

Gypsum

Shigao

ʯ¸à

Gypsum Rubrum

Gypsum

Beihanshuishi

±±º®Ë®Ê¯


List of Chinese Herbs (H - Part 1)

Latin Name
English Name
Pinyin Name
Chinese Name

Haematitum

Hematite

Zheshi

ô÷ʯ

Halitum

Halite

Daqingyan

´óÇàÑÎ

Halloysitum Rubrum

Halloysit

Chishizhi

³àʯ֬

Herba  Cymbopogonis Citrati

Lemongrass Herb

Xiangmao

Ïãé

Herba Abri

Abrus Herb

Jigucao

¼¦¹Ç²Ý

Herba Acalyphae

Copperleaf Herb

Tiexiancai

ÌúÜȲË

Herba Achilleae

Alpine Yarrow Herb

Shicao

Ýé²Ý

Herba Achyranthis Asperae

Common Achyranthes Herb

Daokoucao

µ¹¿Û²Ý

Herba Actinstemmatis Lobati

Lobed Actinostemma Herb

Hezicao

ºÐ×Ó²Ý

Herba Adenostemmatis

Common Adenostema Herb

Xiatianju

ÏÂÌï¾Õ

Herba Adianti Flabellulati

Flabelate Maiden-hair Herb

Guotanlong

¹ý̳Áú

Herba Adonidis

Amur Adonis Herb

Binglianghua

±ùÁ¹»¨

Herba Aeschynomenes Indicae

Common Aeschynomene Herb

Tianzaojiao

ÌïÔí½Ç

Herba Agastaches

Wrinkled Gianthyssop Herb

Huoxiang

Þ½Ïã

Herba Aglaonematis

Chinagreen Herb

Guangdongwannian qing

¹ã¶«ÍòÄêÇà

Herba Ajugae

Decumbent Bugle Herb

Jingucao

½î¹Ç²Ý

Herba Aletridis

Spike Aletris Herb

Fentiao'ercai

·ÛÌõ¶ù²Ë

Herba Alisliaeae Fragrantis

Frangrant Ainsliaea Herb

Xingxiangtu'erfeng

ÐÓÏãÍöú²Ý

Herba Andrographis

Common Andrographis Herb

Chuanxinlian

´©ÐÄÁ«

Herba Androsaces Umbellatae

Umbellate Rockjasmine Herb

Diandimei

µãµØ÷

Herba Anemones Hupehensis

Hupeh Anemone Herb

Dapowanhuahua

´òÆÆÍ뻨»¨

Herba Antenoronis Neofiliformis

Shorthairy Antenoron Herb

Jinxiancao

½ðÏß²Ý

Herba Apii

Wildcelery Herb

Qincai

ÇÛ²Ë

Herba Ardisiae Japonicae

Japanese Ardisia Herb

Aidicha

°«µØ²è

Herba Arenariae Serpyllifoliae

Serpoletleaf Sandwort Herb

Xiaowuxincai

СÎÞÐIJË

Herba Aristolochiae Mollissimae

Wooly Datchmanspipe Herb

Xungufeng

Ñ°¹Ç·ç

Herba Artemisiae

Sweet Wormwood Herb

Qinghao

ÇàÝï

Herba Artemisiae Anomalae

Diverse Wormwood Herb

Liujinu

Áõ¼ÄÅ«

Herba Artemisiae Japonicae

Japanese Wormwood Herb

Muhao

ĵÝï

Herba Artemisiae Scopariae

Virgate Wormwood Herb / Capillary Wormwood Herb

Yinchen

 Òð³Â

Herba Asari

Manchurian Wildginger

Xixin

ϸÐÁ

Herba Asari Forbesii

Forbes Wildginger Herb

Duheng

¶Åºâ

Herba Asteris Ageratoidis

Threevein Aster

Hongguanyao

ºì¹ÜÒ©

Herba Belladonnae

Belladonna Herb

Dianqiecao

µßÇѲÝ

Herba Bidentis Bipinnatae / Herba Bidentis Pilosae

Spanishneedles Herb / Railway Beggarticks Herb

Guizhencao

¹íÕë²Ý

Herba Bidentis Tripartitae

Bur Beggarticks Herb

Langbacao

ÀǰѲÝ

Herba Blumeae Balsamiferae

Balsamiferou Blumea Herb

Dafengai

´ó·ç°¬

Herba Botrychii

Ternate Grape Fern Herb

Yindijue

ÒõµØÞ§

Herba Brandisiae Hancei

Hance Brandisia Herb

Mitonghua

ÃÛÍ°»¨

Herba Bryophylli Pinnati

Air-Plant Herb

Luodishenggen

ÂäµØÉú¸ù

Herba Buddlejae Lindleyanae

Lindley Butterflybush Herb

Zuiyucao

×íÓã²Ý

Herba Capsellae

Shepherdspurse Herb

Jicai

Üù²Ë

Herba Cardui Crispi

Curly Bristlethistle Herb

Feilian

·ÉÁ®

Herba Caryopteridis Incanae

Common Bluebeard Herb

Lanxiangcao

À¼Ïã²Ý

Herba Casythae Filiformis

Filiform Cassytha Herb

Wugenteng

ÎÞ¸ùÌÙ

Herba Catharanthi Rosei

Madagascar Periwinkle Herb

Changchunhua

³¤´º»¨

Herba Cayatiae Japonicae

Japanese Cayratia Herb

Wulianmei

ÎÚÝüÝ®

Herba Centellae

Asiatic Pennywort Herb

Jixuecao

»ýÑ©²Ý

Herba Centipedae

Small Centipeda Herb

Ebushicao

¶ì²»Ê³²Ý

Herba Cephalanoploris

Common Cephalanoplos Herb

Xiaoji

С¼»

Herba Chelidonii

Greater Celandine Herb

Baiqucai

°×Çü²Ë

Herba Chenopodii

Mexican Tea Herb

Tujingjie

ÍÁ¾£½æ

Herba Cissmpelotis

Common Cissampelos Herb

Yahumu

ÑǺõÅ«

Herba Cistanches

Desertliving Cistanche

Roucongrong

ÈâÜÊÈØ

Herba Clerodendri Serrati

Serrate Gtorybower Herb

Sanduijie

Èý¶Ô½Ú

Herba Clinopodii Chinensis / Herba Clinopodii Polycephali

Chinse Clinopodium Herb / Manyhead Clinopodium Herb

Duanxueliu

¶ÏѪÁ÷

Herba Clinopodii Gracilis

Clinopodium Herb

Jiandaocao

¼ôµ¶²Ý

Herba Commelinae

Common Dayflower Herb

Yazhicao

ѼõŲÝ

Herba Convallariae

Lilyofthevalley Herb

Linglan

ÁåÀ¼

Herba Conyzae Canadensis

Horseweed Herb

Xiaofeipeng

С·ÉÅî

Herba Corydalis Bungeanae

Bunge Corydalis Herb

Didingcao

µØ¶¡²Ý

Herba Corydalis Incisae

Incised Corydalis Herb

Zihuayudengcao

×Ï»¨ÓãµÆ²Ý

Herba Crotalariae

Purpleflower Crotalaria Herb

Nongjili

Å©¼ªÀû

Herba Crotalariae Ferrugineae

Rust-coloured Crotalaria Herb

Jiadilan

¼ÙµØÀ¼

Herba Crotalariae Mucronatae

Striped Crotalaria Herb

Zhushidou

Öíʺ¶¹

Herba Cymbopogonis

Remote Lemongrass Herb

Yunxiangcao

Ü¿Ïã²Ý

Herba Cynomorii

Songaria Cynomorium Herb

Suoyang

ËøÑô

Herba Damnacanthi

Indian Damnacanthus Herb

Huci

»¢´Ì

Herba Delphinii Anthriscifolii

Chervil Larkspur Herb

Huanliancao

»¹ÁÁ²Ý

Herba Dendrobii

Dendrobium

Shihu

ʯõú

Herba Desmodii Styracifolii

Snowbell-leaf Tickclover Herb

Guangjinqiancao

¹ã½ðÇ®²Ý

Herba Dianthi

Pink Herb

Qumai

öÄÂó

Herba Dichondrae Repentis

Creeping Dichondra Herb

Matijin

ÂíÌã½ð

Herba Diclipterae Chinensis

Chinese Dicliptera Herb

Gougancai

¹·¸Î²Ë

Herba Dracocephali Integrifolii

Dragonhead Herb

Quanyuanyeqinglan

È«ÔµÒ¶ÇàÀ¼

Herba Droserae Lunatae

Lunate Peltate Sundew Herb

Maogaocai

é¸à²Ë

Herba Duchesneae Indicae

Indian Mockstrawberry Herb

Shemei

ÉßÝ®

Herba Ecliptae

Yerbadetajo Herb

Mohanlian

Ä«ºµÁ«

Herba Eleocharitis

Waternut Herb

Tongtiancao

ͨÌì²Ý

Herba Elephantopi

Scabrous Elephantfoot Herb

Didantou

µØµ¨Í·

Herba Eleusines Indicae

Goosegrass Herb

Niujincao

Å£½î²Ý

Herba Emiliae

Sowthistle Tasselflower Herb

Yidianhong

Ò»µãºì

Herba Ephedrae

Ephedra Herb

Mahuang

Âé»Æ

Herba Epilobii Angustifoii

Great Willowherb Herb

Liulan

ÁøÀ¼

Herba Epimedii

Epimedium Herb

Yinyanghuo

ÒùÑòÞ½

Herba Epimeredis Indicae

Indian Epimeredi Herb

Fangfengcao

·À·ç²Ý

Herba Equiseti Arvensis

Bottle Brush Herb

Wenjing

Îʾ£

Herba Equiseti Hiemalis

Common Scouring Rush  Herb

Muzei

ľÔô

Herba Erigerontis Annui

Annual Fleabane Herb

Yinianpeng

Ò»ÄêÅî

Herba Erodii

Common Heron'sbill Herb

Changzuilaoguancao

³¤×ìÀÏðÙ²Ý

Herba Erysimi Cheiranthoidis

Wormseed Mustard

Tangjie

Ìǽæ

Herba et Gemma Agrimoniae

Hairyvein Agrimonia Herb and Bud

Xianhecao

ÏɺײÝ

Herba Euonymi Bungeani

Winterberry Euonymus Herb

Simianmu

Ë¿Ãàľ

Herba Eupatorii

Fortune Eupatorium Herb

Peilan

ÅåÀ¼


List of Chinese Herbs (H - Part 2)

Latin Name
English Name
Pinyin Name
Chinese Name

Herba Eupatorii Lindleyani

Lindley Eupatorium Herb

Yemazhui

Ò°Âí×·

Herba Eupatorii Odorati

Fragrant Eupatorium Herb

Feijicao

·É»ú²Ý

Herba Euphorbiae Helioscopiae

Sun Euphorbia Herb

Zeqi

ÔóÆá

Herba Euphorbiae Hirtae

Garden Euphorbia Herb

Feiyangcao

·ÉÑï²Ý

Herba Euphorbiae Humifusae

Humifuse Euphorbia Herb

Dijincao

µØ½õ²Ý

Herba Euphorbiae Thymifoliae

Thymifoious Euphorbia Herb

Xiaofeiyangcao

С·ÉÑï²Ý

Herba Galii Teneri

Tender Catchweed Bedstraw Herb

Zhuyangyang

ÖíÑêÑê

Herba Gelsemii Elegantis

Graceful Jessamine Herb

Duanchangcao

¶Ï³¦²Ý

Herba Gendarussae

Common Gendarussa Herb

Xiaobogu

С²µ¹Ç

Herba Geranii

Granesbill Herb

Duanzuilaoguancao

¶Ì×ìÀÏðÙ²Ý

Herba Geranii Caroliniani

Carolina Cranesbill Herb

Yelaoguancao

Ò°ÀÏðÙ²Ý

Herba Glechomae

Longtube Ground Ivy Herb

Lianqiancao

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Herba Glochidii Puberi

Puberulous Glochidion Herb

Suanpanzi

ËãÅÌ×Ó

Herba Gnaphalii Affinis

Cudweed Herb

Shuqucao

ÊóÇú²Ý

Herba Gueldenstaedtiae Multiflorae

Manyflower Gueldenstaedtid Herb

Tiandiding

ÌðµØ¶¡

Herba Gynostemmatis

Fiveleaf Gynostemma Herb

Jiaogulan

½Ê¹ÉÀ¶

Herba Hedyotidis Auriculariae

Auricled Hedyotis Herb

Ercao

¶ú²Ý

Herba Hedyotidis Chrysotrichae

Goldhair Hedyotis Herb

Huangmaoercao

»Æë¶ú²Ý

Herba Hedyotidis Corymbosae

Corymbose Hedyotis Herb

Shuixiancao

Ë®Ïß²Ý

Herba Hedyotidis Diffusae

Spreading Hedyotis Herb

Baihuasheshecao

°×»¨ÉßÉà²Ý

Herba Hostae Plantagineae

Fragrant Plantainlily Herb

Yuzan

Óñô¢

Herba Houttuyniae

Heartleaf Houttuynia Herb

Yuxingcao

ÓãÐȲÝ

Herba Humuli Scandentis

Japanese Hop Herb

Lucao

·²Ý

Herba Hydrocotyles

Lawn Pennywort Herb

Tianhusui

ÌìºúÝ´

Herba Hygrophilae Salicifoliae

Willowleaf Hygrophila Herb

Daqingcao

´óÇà²Ý

Herba Hyperici

Giant St.John'swort Herb

Honghanlian

ºìºµÁ«

Herba Hyperici Erecti

Erect St. John'swort Herb

Xiaolianqiao

СÁ¬ÇÌ

Herba Hyperici Japonici

Japanese St. John'swort Herb

Tianjihuang

Ìï»ù»Æ

Herba Hyperici Perforati

Common St. John'swort Herb

Guanyejinsitao

¹áÒ¶½ðË¿ÌÒ

Herba Hyperici Sampsonii

Sampson St. John'swort Herb

Yuanbaocao

Ôª±¦²Ý

Herba Incarvilleae Sinensis

Chinese Incarvilla Herb

Jiaohao

½ÇÝï

Herba Inulae Cappae

Sheepear Inula Herb

Yangerju

Ñò¶ú¾Õ

Herba Iridis Japonicae

Fringed Iris Herb

Tiebiandan

Ìú±âµ£

Herba Junci Setchuensis

Devil's Rush Herb

Longxucao

ÁúÐë²Ý

Herba Kalanchoes Lacinialae

Laciniate Kalanchoe Herb

Jizhaosanqi

¼¦×¦ÈýÆß

Herba Kalimeridis

Indian Kalimeris Herb

Malan

ÂíÀ¼

Herba Kummerowiae Striatae

Japan Clover Herb

Jiyancao

¼¦ÑÛ²Ý

Herba Kyllingae

Shortleaf Kyllinga Herb

Shuiwugong

Ë®òÚò¼

Herba Laggerae

Wingedtooth Laggera Herb

Choulingdancao

³ôÁ鵤²Ý

Herba Laggerae Alatae

Winged Laggera Herb

Luerling

¹¶úôá

Herba Leonuri

Motherwort Herb

Yimucao

Òæĸ²Ý

Herba Lepidogrammitidis Drymoglossoidis

Lepidogrammitis Herb

Yubiecao

Óã±î²Ý

Herba Lespedezae Cuneatae

Cuneate Lespedeza

Tiesaozhu

ÌúɨÖã

Herba Linderniae Crustaceae

Brittle Falsepimpernel Herb

Mucao

ĸ²Ý

Herba Lobeliae Chinensis

Chinese Lobelia Herb

Bianbianlian

°ë±ßÁ«

Herba Lophatheri

Common Lophatherum Herb

Danzhuye

µ­ÖñÒ¶

Herba Loropetali

Chinese Loropetalum Herb

Jimu

¼Ìľ

Herba Lycopi

Hiraute Shiny Bugleweed Herb

Zelan

ÔóÀ¼

Herba Lycopodii

Common Clubmoss Herb

Shenjincao

Éì½î²Ý

Herba Lysimachiae

Longhairy Antenoron Herb

Jinqiancao

½ðÇ®²Ý

Herba Lysimachiae Clethroidis

Clethra Loosestrife Herb

Zhenzhucai

ÕäÖé²Ë

Herba Lysimachiae Fortunei

Fortune Loosestrife Herb

Xingxiucai

ÐÇËÞ²Ë

Herba Lysimachiae Klattianae

Whorlleaf Loosestrife Herb

Huangkaikou

»Æ¿ª¿Ú

Herba Lysionoti Pauciflori

Fewflower Lysionotus Herb

Shidiaolan

ʯµõÀ¼

Herba Lythri Salicariae

Purple Lythrum Herb

Qianqucai

ǧÇü²Ë

Herba Macleayae Cordatae

Pink Plumepoppy Herb

Boluohui

²©Âä»Ø

Herba Malvastri Coromandeliani

Coromadel Coast Falsemallow Herb

Huanghuamian

»Æ»¨ÃÞ

Herba Marsileae Quadrifoliae

Pepper Wort Herb

Tianzicao

Ìï×Ö²Ý

Herba Melastomatis Candii

Common Melastoma Herb

Yemudan

Ұĵµ¤

Herba Melastomatis Dodecandri

Twelvestamen Melastoma Herb

Dinie

µØÄó

Herba Meliloti Suaveolentis

Daghestan Sweetclover Herb

Pihancao

±Ùº¹²Ý

Herba Menthae

Peppermint

Bohe

񭧐

Herba Mimosae Pudicae

Sensitiveplat Herb

Hanxiucao

º¬Ðß²Ý

Herba Morindae Parvifoliae

Littleleaf Indianmulberry Herb

Baiyanteng

°×ÑÛÌÙ

Herba Moslae

Chinese Mosla Herb

Xiangru

ÏãÞ¸

Herba Moslae Scabrae

Scabrous Mosla Herb

Shijining

ʯÜùÆr

Herba Myrsines Africanae

African Myrsine Herb

Suimike

ËéÃ׿Ã

Herba Nicandrae Physaloidis

Pevuvian Apple Herb

Bingfen

±ù·Û

Herba Ocimi

Sweet Basil Herb

Luole

ÂÞÀÕ

Herba Ophioglossi

Adder's Tongue Herb

Yizhijian

Ò»Ö§¼ý

Herba Orobanches

Skyblue Broomrape Herb

Liedang

Áе±

Herba Orostachyos

Fimbriae Orostachys

Wasong

ÍßËÉ

Herba Osbeckiae

Chinese Osbeckia Herb

Jinjinxiang

½ð½õÏã

Herba Oxalidis Corniculatae

Creeping Woodsorrel Herb

Cujiangcao

õ¡½¬²Ý

Herba Pachysandrae Terminalis

Japanese Pachysandra Herb

Xueshanlin

ѩɽÁÖ

Herba Paederiae

Chinese Fevervine Herb

Jishiteng

¼¦ÊºÌÙ

Herba Patriniae

Dahurian Patrinia Herb / Whiteflower Patrinia Herb

Baijiangcao

°Ü½´²Ý

Herba Peristrophes

Japanese Peristrophe Herb

Jiutoushizicao

¾Åͷʨ×Ó²Ý

Herba Pholidotae Chinensis

Chinese Pholidota Herb

Shixiantao

ʯÏÉÌÒ

Herba Phyllanthi Urinariae

Common Leafflower Herb

Yexiazhu

Ò¶ÏÂÖé

Herba Piperis Puberuli

Pubescent Pepper Herb

Maoju

ëÉX

Herba Piperis Sarmentosi

Sarmentose Pepper Herb

Jiaju

¼ÙÉX

Herba Plantaginis

Plantain Herb

Cheqiancao

³µÇ°²Ý

Herba Pogostemonis

Cablin Potchouli Herb

Guanghuoxiang

¹ãÞ½Ïã

Herba Polygalae Chinensis

Chinese Milkwort Herb

Dayejinbuhuan

´óÒ¶½ð²»“Q

Herba Polygalae Japonicae

Japanese Milkwort Herb

Guazijin

¹Ï×Ó½ð

Herba Polygoni Avicularis

Common Knotgrass Herb

Bianxu

±àÐî

Herba Polygoni Chinensis

Chinese Knotweed Herb

Huotanmu

»ð̿ĸ

Herba Polygoni Orientalis

Prince's-feather Herb

Hongcao

ݦ²Ý

Herba Polygoni Perfoliati

Perfoliote Knotweed Herb

Gangbangui

¸Ü°å¹é

Herba Polygonie Hydropiperis

Red-Knees Herb

Laliao

À±Þ¤

Herba Portulacae

Parslane Herb

Machixian

Âí³ÝÜÈ


List of Chinese Herbs (H - Part 3)

Latin Name
English Name
Pinyin Name
Chinese Name

Herba Potentillae Chinensis

Chinese Cinquefoil Herb

Weilingcai

ίÁê²Ë

Herba Potentillae Discoloris

Discolor Cinquefoil Herb

Fanbaicao

·­°×²Ý

Herba Pouzolziae Zeylanicae

Sri Lanka Pouzolzia Herb

Lushuige

ÎíË®¸ð

Herba Premnae Microphyllae

Japanese Premna Herb

Fubi

¸¯æ¾

Herba Pteridis Multifidae

Chinese Brake Herb

Fengweicao

·ïβ²Ý

Herba Pteridis Semipinnatae

Semi-pinnated Brake Herb

Banbianqi

°ë±ßÆì

Herba Pyrolae

Chinese Pyrola Herb

Luxiancao

¹ÏβÝ

Herba Rabdosiae Lophanthoidis

Linearstripe Rabdosia Herb

Xihuangcao

Ϫ»Æ²Ý

Herba Ranunculi Jponici

Japanese Buttercup Herb

Maogen

ëݢ

Herba Ranunculi Scelerati

Poisonous Buttercup Herb

Shilongrui

ʯÁúÜÇ

Herba Reineckeae Carneae

Pink Reineckea Herb

Jixiangcao

¼ªÏé²Ý

Herba Rorippae

Indian Rorippa Herb

Hancai

ºµ²Ë

Herba Rostellulariae

Creeping Rostellularia Herb

Juechuang

¾ô´²

Herba Saginae Japonicae

Japonese Pearlwort Herb

Qigucao

Æá¹Ã²Ý

Herba Salsolae / Russianthisle Herb

Common Russianthistle Herb

Zhumaocai

Öíë²Ë

Herba Salviae Chinensis

Chinese Sage Herb

Shijianchuan

ʯ¼û´©

Herba Salviae Plebeiae

Common Sage Herb

Lizhicao

ÀóÖ¦²Ý

Herba Salviniae Natantis

Natant Salvinia Herb

Huaiyeping

»±Ò¶Æ»

Herba Sambuci Chinensis

Chinese Elder Herb

Luying

½Ӣ

Herba Sarcandrae

Glabrous Sarcandra Herb

Zhongjiefeng

Ö×½Ú·ç

Herba Sarcococcae Ruscifoliae

Fragrant Sarcococca Herb

Qingxianggui

ÇåÏã¹ð

Herba Saussureae Involucratae

Snow Lotus Herb

Xuelianhua

Ñ©Á«»¨

Herba Saxifragae

Saxifraga

Huercao

»¢¶ú²Ý

Herba Schizonepetae

Fineleaf Schizonepeta Herb

Jingjie

¾£½æ

Herba Scopariae

Sweet Broomwort Herb

Bingtangcao

±ùÌDzÝ

Herba Scutellariae Barbatae

Barbed Skullcap Herb

Banzhilian

°ëÖ¦Á«

Herba Scutellariae Indicae

Indian Skullcap Herb

Dingchuangcao

ðÛ´¯²Ý

Herba Sedi Aizoon

Aizoon Stonecrop Herb

Jingtiansanqi

¾°ÌìÈýÆß

Herba Sedi Bulbiferi

Bulbiferous Stonecrop

Mashihua

Âíʺ»¨

Herba Sedi Linearis

Linear Stonecrop Herb

Fojiacao

·ð¼Ù²Ý

Herba Sedi Sarmentosi

Stringy Stonecrop Herb

Chuipencao

´¹Åè²Ý

Herba Selaginellae

Tamariskoid Spikemoss Herb

Juanbai

¾í°Ø

Herba Selaginellae Doederleinii

Doederlein's Spikemoss Herb

Shishangbai

ʯÉÏ°Ø

Herba Selaginellae Involventis

Involute Spikemoss Herb

Yanzhoujuanbai

ÙðÖݾí°Ø

Herba Selaginellae Moellendorfii

Moellendorf's Spidemoss Herb

Dibaizhi

µØ°ØÖ¦

Herba Selaginellae Uncinatae

Uncinata Spikemoss Herb

Cuiyuncao

´äÔƲÝ

Herba Senecionis Kirilowi

Kirilow Groundsel Herb

Goushecao

¹·Éà²Ý

Herba Senecionis Scandentis

Climbing Groundsel Herb

Qianliguang

ǧÀï¹â

Herba Serissae

Snow of June Herb

Liuyuexue

ÁùÔÂÑ©

Herba Setariae Viricis

Green Bristlegrass Herb

Gouweicao

¹·Î²²Ý

Herba seu Radix Amaranrhi

Spiny Amarauth Herb or Root

Cixiancai

´ÌÜȲË

Herba seu Radix Cirsii Japonici

Japanese Thistle Herb or Root

Daji

´ó¼»

Herba seu Rhizoma Saururi

Chinese Lizardtail Rhizome or Herb

Sanbaicao

Èý°×²Ý

Herba Sidae Rhombifoliae

Broomjutre Sida Herb

Huanghuamu

»Æ»¨Ä¸

Herba Siegesbeckiae

Glandularstalk St.Paulswort Herb / Common St.Paulswort Herb

Xixiancao

Øgݲ²Ý

Herba Siponostegiae

Chinese Siphonostegia Herb

Lingyinchen

ÁåÒð³Â

Herba Solani Lyrati

Bittersweet Herb

Baiying

°×Ó¢

Herba Solani Nigri

Black Nightshade Herb

Longkui

Áú¿û

Herba Solani Surattensis

Soda-apple Night-shade Herb

Tianqiezi

ÌìÇÑ×Ó

Herba Solidaginis

Common Goldenrod Herb

Yizhihuanghua

Ò»Ö»»Æ»¨

Herba Sonchi Arvensis

Field Sowthistle Herb

Qumaicai

ÜÄݤ²Ë

Herba Speranskiae Tuberculatae

Tuberculate Speranskia Herb

Zhenzhutongucao

ÕäÖé͸¹Ç²Ý

Herba Spirodelae

Common Ducksmeat Herb

Fuping

¸¡Æ¼

Herba Stephania Longae

Long Stephania Herb

Fenjidu

·à»þóÆ

Herba Swertiae

False Chinese Swertia Herb

Dangyao

µ±Ò©

Herba Swertiae Mileensis

Mile Swertia Herb

Qingyedan

ÇàÒ¶µ¨

Herba Syneilesis Aconitifoliae

Aconiteleaf Syneilesis Herb

Tu'ersan

ÍöùÉ¡

Herba Tadehagi Triquetri

Triquetrous Tadehagi Herb

Hulucha

ºù«²è

Herba Taraxaci

Mongolian Dandelion Herb

Pugongying

Æѹ«Ó¢

Herba Taxilli

Chinese Taxillus Twig

Sangjisheng

É£¼ÄÉú

Herba Thalictri Fortunei

Fortune Meadowrue Herb

Baipengcao

°×Åî²Ý

Herba Thesii

Chinese Bastardtoadflax Herb

Bairuicao

°×Èï²Ý

Herba Thlaspis

Boor's Mustard Herb

Xinming

ݾڤ

Herba Thymi

Mongollian Thyme Herb

Dijiao

µØ½·

Herba Verbenae

European Verbena

Mabiancao

Âí±Þ²Ý

Herba Veronicae

Linear Leaf Speedwell

Yizhixiang

Ò»Ö§Ïã

Herba Veronicae Peregrinae

Purslane Speedwell Herb

Xiantaocao

ÏÉÌÒ²Ý

Herba Veronicastri

Veronicastrum Herb

Fushuicao

¸¹Ë®²Ý

Herba Violae

Philippine Violet Herb

Zihuadiding

×Ï»¨µØ¶¡

Herba Visci

Coloed Mistletoe Herb

Hujisheng

éμÄÉú

Herba Wedeliae

Chinese Wedelia Herb

Pengqiju

Åìòà¾Õ

Herba Zehneriae Indicae

Indian Zehneria Herb

Mabaoer

Âí°ü¶ù

Herba Zephyranthis Candidae

Autumn Zephyrlily Herb

Ganfengcao

¸Î·ç²Ý

Hippocampus

Sea Horse

Haima

º£Âí

Hirudo

Leech

Shuizhi

Ë®òÎ


List of Chinese Herbs ( I - N )

Latin Name
English Name
Pinyin Name
Chinese Name

Indigo Naturalis

Natural Indigo

Qingdai

Çà÷ì

Lacca

Lac

Zicaorong

×ϲÝÈ×

Lapis Chloriti

Biotite Schist and Mica / Carbonate Schist by Chloritization

Qingmengshi

Çàíæʯ

Lapis Micae Aureum

Vermiculite Schist seu / Hydrobiotite Schist

Jinmengshi

½ðíæʯ

Lasiosphaera seu Calvatia

Puff-ball

Mabo

Âí²ª

Lignum Acronychiae

Pedunculate Acronychia Wood

Shatangmu

ɳÌÁľ

Lignum Aquilariae Resinatum

Chinese Eaglewood

Chenxiang

³ÁÏã

Lignum Dalbergiae Odoriferae

Rosewood Heart Wood

Jiangxiang

½µÏã

Lignum Pini Nodi

Pine Nodular Branch

Yousongjie

ÓÍËɽÚ

Lignum Santali Albi

Sandalwood

Tanxiang

Ì´Ïã

Lignum seu Ramulus Cunninghamiae Lanceolatae

Chinese Fir Wood or twig

Shanmu

ɼľ

Ligum Cinnamomi Camphorae

Camphorwood

Xiangzhangmu

ÏãÕÁľ

Ligum Sappan

Sappan Wood

Sumu

ËÕľ

Limonitum

Limonite

Yuyuliang

ÓíÓàÁ¸

Lithargyrum

Lithargite

Mituoseng

ÃÜÍÓÉ®

Lotus Seed

Semen Nelumbinis

Lianzi

Á«×Ó

Lumbricus

Earthworm

Dilong

µØÁú

Magnetitum

Magnetite

Cishi

´Åʯ

Maifanitum

Maifanite

Maifanshi

Âó·¹Ê¯

Margarita

Pearl

Zhenzhu

ÕäÖé

Massa Medicata Fermentata

Medicated Leaven

Liushenqu

ÁùÉñÇú

Medulla Junci

Rush

Dengxincao

µÆÐIJÝ

Medulla Tetrapanacis

Ricepaperplant Pith

Tongcao

ͨ²Ý

Mel

Honey

Fengmi

·äÃÛ

Mirabilitum

Mirabilite

Mangxiao

âÏõ

Moschus

Musk

Shexiang

÷êÏã

Muscovitum

Mus Covite

Yunmu

ÔÆĸ

Mylabris

Blister Beetle

Bianmao

°ßòú

Myrrha

Myrrh

Moyao

ûҩ

Nidus Vespae

Honeycomb

Fengfang

·ä·¿

Nodus Nelumbinis Rhizomatis

Lotus Rhizome Node

Oujie

ź½Ú

Nux Prinsepiae

Hedge Prinsepia Nut

Ruiren

Þ¨ÈÊ

Nux Pseudocerasi

Falsesour Cherry

Yingtaohe

Ó£ÌÒºË


List of Chinese Herbs ( O - Q )

Latin Name
English Name
Pinyin Name
Chinese Name
Ochra Haematitum Red Ochre Daizheshi ´úô÷ʯ

Olibanum

Frankincense

Ruxiang

ÈéÏã

Omphalia

Omphalia

Leiwan

À×Íè

OÖ theca Mantidis

Mantis Egg-case

Sangpiaoxiao

É£óªòÙ

Ophicalcitum

Ophicslcite

Huaruishi

»¨Èïʯ

Opium

Opium

Apian

°¢Æ¬

Orpimentum

Orpiment

Cihuang

´Æ»Æ

Os Draconis / Fossilia OssiaMastodi

Drgon's Bones , Fossilizid

Longgu

Áú¹Ç

Os Sepiae

Cuttlebone

Haipiaoxiao

º£óªòÙ

Oviductus Ranae

Forest Frog's Oviduct

Hamayou

¸òó¡ÓÍ

Pedicellus et Pericarpium Trapae

Water Calptrop Base and Peel

Ling

Áâ

Pedicellus Melo

Muskmelon Base

Tianguadi

Ìð¹ÏµÙ

Pericarpium Arecae

Areca Peel

Dafupi

´ó¸¹Æ¤

Pericarpium Citri Reticulatae

Tangerine Peel

Chenpi

³ÂƤ

Pericarpium Citri Reticulatae Viride

Green Tangerine Peel

Qingpi

ÇàƤ

Pericarpium Granati

Pomegranate Rind

Shiliupi

ʯÁñƤ

Pericarpium Lagenariae

Bottle Gourd Peel

Hulu

ºù«

Pericarpium Metaplexis

Japanese Metaplexis Pericarp

Tianjiangke

Ì콬¿Ç

Periostracum Cicadae

Cicada Slough

Chan tui

²õÍÉ

Periostracum Serpentis

Snake Slough

Shetui

ÉßÍÉ

Petiolus Trachycarpi

Fortune Windmillpalm Petiole

Zonglu

×Øéµ

Placenta Hominis

Human Placenta

Ziheche

×Ϻӳµ

Plumula Nelumbinis

Lotus Plumule

Lianzixin

Á«×ÓÐÄ£¨Á«ÐÄ£©

Pollen Pini

Pine Pollen

Songhuafen

ËÉ»¨·Û

Pollen Typhae

Cattail Pollen

Puhuang

ÆÑ»Æ

Polyporus

Agaric

Zhuling

ÖíÜß

Poria

Indian Buead

Fuling

ÜòÜß

Pseudobulbus Bletillae

Common Bletilla Pseudobulb

Baiji

°×¼°

Pumex

Pumice

Fushi

¸¡Ê¯

Pyritum

Pyrite

Zirantong

×ÔȻͭ

Pyrolusitum

Pyrolusite

Wumingyi

ÎÞÃûÒì

Quartz Album

Quartz

Baishiying

°×ʯӢ


List of Chinese Herbs ( R - Part 1 )

Latin Name
English Name
Pinyin Name
Chinese Name

Radix Abelmoschi Manihot

Sunset Abelmoschus Root

Huangshukui

»ÆÊñ¿û

Radix Acanthopanacis Senticosi

Manyprickle Acanto-Panax Root

Ciwujia

´ÌÎå¼Ó

Radix Acanthopanacis Trifoliati

Trifoliate Acanthopanax Root

Sanyewujia

ÈýÒ¶Îå¼Ó

Radix Achyranthis Bidentatae

Twotooth Achyranthes Root

Niuxi

ţϥ

Radix Aconiti

Common Monkshood Mother Root

Chuanwu

´¨ÎÚ

Radix Aconiti Brachypodi/Radix Aconiti Szechenyiani

Shortstalk Monkshood Root/Pendulous Monkshood Root

Xueshangyizhihao

Ñ©ÉÏÒ»Ö»Ýï

Radix Aconiti Coreani

Korean Monkshood Root

Guanbaifu

¹Ø°×¸½

Radix Aconiti Heterotrichi

Heterohairy Monkshood Root

Xiaobaicheng

С°×³Å

Radix Aconiti Kusnezoffii

Kusnezoff Monkshood Root

Caowu

²ÝÎÚ

Radix Aconiti Lateralis Preparata

Prepared Common Monkshood Daughter Root

Fuzi

¸½×Ó

Radix Actinidiae Chinensis

Yangtao Actinidia Root

Tengligen

ÌÙÀæ¸ù

Radix Adenophorae

Ladybell Root

Nanshashen

ÄÏɳ²Î

Radix Aerio Fici Microcarpae

Smallfruit Fig Aerial Root

Rongxu

éÅÐë

Radix Alangii

Chinese Alangium Root

Bajiaofeng

°Ë½Ç·ã

Radix Ampelopsis

Japanese Ampelopsis Root

Bailian

°×Ýü

Radix Ampelopsis Cantoniensis

Canton Ampelopsis Root

wucigen

Î޴̸ù

Radix Anemones Rivularis

Brooklet Anemone Root

Huzhangcao

»¢ÕƲÝ

Radix Angelicae Citriodorae

Lemonfragrant Angelica Root

Xiangbaizhi

Ïã°×ÜÆ

Radix Angelicae Dahuricae

Dahurian Angelica Root/Taiwan Angelica Root

Baizhi

°×ÜÆ

Radix Angelicae Pubescentis

Doubleteeth Pubescent Angilica Root/Pubescent Angelica Root

Duhuo

¶À»î

Radix Angelicae Sinensis

Chinese Angelica

Danggui

µ±¹é

Radix Anisodi Acutanguli

Acutangular Anisodus Root

Sanfensan

Èý·ÖÈý

Radix Anisodi Tangutici

Tangut Anisodus Radix

Shanlangdang

ɽݹÝÐ

Radix Ardisiae Crenatae

Coral Ardisia Root

Zhushagen

ÖìÉ°¸ù

Radix Ardisiae Crispae

Crispateleaf Ardisia Root

Bailiangjin

°ÙÁ½½ð

Radix Aristolochiae

Slender Dutchmanspipe Root

Qingmuxiang

ÇàľÏã

Radix Aristolochiae Fangchi

Fangchi Root

Guangfangji

¹ã·ÀÒÑ

Radix Aristolochiae Heterophyllae

Yellowmouth Dutchmanspipe Root

Hanzhongfangji

ººÖзÀÒÑ

Radix Aristolochiae Tagalae

Ovalleaf  Dutchmanspipe Root

Tongchenghu

ͨ³Ç»¢

Radix Arnebiae /Radix Lithospermi

Sinkiang Arnebia Root /Redroot Gromwell Root

Zicao

×ϲÝ

Radix Asparagi

Cochinchnese Asparagus Root

Tianmendong

ÌìÃŶ¬

Radix Asparagi Officinalis

Officinal Asparagus Root

Shidiaobai

ʯµó°Ø

Radix Asteris

Tatarian Aster Root

Ziwan

×ÏÝÒ

Radix Astragali

Membranous Milkvetch Root /
Mongolian Milkcetch Root

Huangqi

»ÆÜÎ

Radix Aucklandiae

Costustoot

Muxiang

ľÏã

Radix Bauhiniae Hupehanae

Hupeh Bauhinia Root

Yangtijia

ÑòÌã¼×

Radix Berberidis

Barberry Root

Sankezhen

Èý¿ÃÕë

Radix Berberidis Amurensis

Amur Barberry Root

Dayexiaobo

´óҶСéÞ

Radix Berberidis Virgetori

Lushan Mountain Barberry Root

Cihuanglian

´Ì»ÆÁ«

Radix Boehmeriae

Ramie Root

Zhumagen

ÜÑÂé¸ù

Radix Bupleuri

Chinese Thorowax Root /Red Thorowax Root

Chaihu

²ñºú

Radix Caraganae Sinicae

Chinese Peashrub Root

Jinji'er

 ½õ¼¦¶ù

Radix Celastri Orbiculati

Oriental Bittersweet Root

Nanshetenggen

ÄÏÉßÌÙ¸ù

Radix Ceratostigmatis

Ceratostigma Root

Pandaozeng

Åʵ¹êµ

Radix Changii

Medicinal Changium Root

Mingdangshen

Ã÷µ³²Î

Radix Chloranthi Serrati

Serrate Chloranthus Root

Jiji

¼°¼º

Radix Cicutae Virosae

European Waterhemlock Root

Duqin

¶¾ÇÛ

Radix Clematidis

Clematis Root

Weilingxian

ÍþÁéÏÉ

Radix Clematidis Henryi

Henry Clematis Root

Xuelikai

Ñ©À↑

Radix Clerodendri Philippini

Simple Glorybower Root

Choumoli

³ôÜÔÀò

Radix Cocculi Trilobi

Japanese Snailseed Root

Mufangji

ľ·À¼º

Radix Codonopsis

Pilose Asiabell Root /Moderate Asiabell Root/Szechwon Tangshen Root

Dangshen

µ³²Î

Radix Codonopsis Lanceolatae

Lance Asiabell Root

Yangru

ÑòÈé

Radix Crotonis Crassifolii

Thickleaf Croton Root

Jiguxiang

¼¦¹ÇÏã

Radix Curcumae

Turmeric Root-tuber

Yujin

Óô½ð

Radix Cyathulae

Medicinal Cyathula Root

Chuanniuxi

´¨Å£Ï¥

Radix Cynanchi Atrati

Blackend Swallowwort Root

Baiwei

°×Þ±

Radix Cynanchi Auriculati

Bunge Auriculate Root

Baishouwu

°×Ê×ÎÚ

Radix Cynanchi Paniculati

Paniculate Swallowwort Root

Xuchangqing

Ð쳤Çä

Radix Cynoglossi Amabilis

Chinese Forgetmenot Root

Jiegucao

½Ó¹Ç²Ý

Radix Dactylicapnotis

Dactylicapnos Root

Zijinlong

×ϽðÁú

Radix Dichroae

Antifeverile Dichroa Root

Changshan

³£É½

Radix Dipsaci

Himalayan Teasel Root

Xuduan

Ðø¶Ï

Radix Ervatamiae Hainanensis

Hainan Ervatamia Root

Dangenmu

µ¥¸ùľ

Radix et Rhizoma Nardostachyos

Nardostachyos Root and Rhizome

Gansong

¸ÊËÉ

Radix et Rhizoma Rhei

Rhubarb

Dahuang

´ó»Æ

Radix et Rhizoma Thalictri

Meadowrue Root and Rhizome

Maweilian

ÂíβÁ¬

Radix et Rhizoma Veratri

Falsehellebore Root and Rhizome

Lilu

޼«

Radix Eupatorii Chinensis

Chinese Eupatorium Root

Guangdongtuniuxi

¹ã¶«ÍÁţϥ

Radix Euphorbiae Fischerianae/Radix Euphorbiae Ebracteolatae

Langdu Root

Langdu

ÀǶ¾

Radix Euphorbiae Pekinensis

Peking Euphorbia Root

Jingdaji

¾©´óêª

Radix Flemingiae Philippinensis

Philippine Flemingia Root

Qianjinba

ǧ½ð°Î

Radix Gentianae

Chinese Gentian

Longdan

Áúµ¨

Radix Gentianae Macrophyllae

Largeleaf Gentian Root /Straw-coloured Gentian Root

Qinjiao

ÇØÜ´

Radix Ginseng

Ginseng

Renshen

È˲Î

Radix Glehniae

Coastal Glehnia Root

Beishashen

±±É³²Î

Radix Glycyrrhizae

Liquoric Root

Gancao

¸Ê²Ý

Radix Gossypii

Levant Cotton Root

Mianhuagen

ÃÞ»¨¸ù

Radix Gynurae

Gynura Root

Hongbeisanqi

ºì±³ÈýÆß

Radix Helicteris

Narrowleaf Screwtree Root

Shanzhima

ɽ֥Âé

Radix Hemerocallis

Daylily Root / Citron Daylily / Small Yellow Daylily

Xuancaogen

Ýæ²Ý¸ù

Radix Hemsleyae

Lovely Hemsleya Root

Xuedan

Ñ©µ¨

Radix Hyperici Monogyni

Chinese St. John'swort Root

Jinsitao

½ðË¿ÌÒ

Radix Ilicis Asprellae

Roughhaired Holly Root

Gangmeigen

¸Ú÷¸ù

Radix Ilicis Pubescentis

Pubescent Holly Root

Maodongqing

붬Çà

Radix Inulae

Elecampane Inula Root

Tumuxiang

ÍÁľÏã

Radix Isatidis

Indigowoad Root

Banlangen

°åÀ¶¸ù

Radix Kadsurae Coccineae

Scarlet Kadsura Root

Heilaohugen

ºÚÀÏ»¢¸ù

Radix Kansui

Gansui Root

Gansui

¸ÊËì

Radix Knoxiae

Knoxia Root

Hongdaji

ºì´óêª

Radix Linderae

Combined Spicebush Root

Wuyao

ÎÚÒ©

Radix Malloti Apelitae

Whitebackleaf Mallotus Root

Baibeiye

°×±³Ò¶

Radix Melandrii Szechuanensis

Szechuan Melandium Root

Wacao

Íß²Ý

Radix Millettiae Speciosae

Beautiful Millettia Root

Niudali

Å£´óÁ¦

Radix Mirabilis

Common Four-o'clock Root

Zimoligen

×ÏÜÔÀò¸ù

Radix Morindae Officinalis

Medicinal Indianmulberry Root

Bajitian

°ÍêªÌì

Radix Notoginseng

Sanchi

Sanqi

ÈýÆß

Radix Ophiopogonis

Dwarf Lilyturf Tuber

Maidong

Âó¶¬

Radix Oryzae Glutinosae

Glutinosae Rice Root

Nuodaogen

Å´µ¾¸ù

Radix Osbeckiae Crinitae

Wideleaf Osbeckia Root

Chaotianguan

³¯Ìì¹Þ

Radix Paeoniae Alba

White Paeony Root

Baishao

°×ÉÖ

Radix Paeoniae Rubra

Red Paeony Root

Chishao

³àÉÖ

Radix Panacis Quinquefolii

American Ginseng

Xiyangshen

Î÷Ñó²Î

Radix Pandani Tectorii

Thatch Screwpine Root

 Ludoule

¶¶µÀÕ

Radix Patriniae Heterophyllae /Radix Patriniae Scabrae

Diversifolious Patrinia Root /Scabrous Patrinia Root

Mutouhui

Ĺͷ»Ø

Radix Peucedani

Whiteflower Hogfennel Root /Common Hongfennel Root

Qianhu

Ç°ºú

Radix Phytolaccae

Pokeberry Root

Shanglu

É̽

Radix Platycodi

Platycodon Root

Jiegeng

½Û¹£

Radix Plumbaginis Zeylanicae

Whiteflower Leadword Root

Baihuadan

°×»¨µ¤

Radix Polygoni Ciliinerve

Ciliatenerve Knotweed Root

Zhushalian

ÖìÉ°Á«

Radix Polygoni Multiflori

Tuber Fleeceflower Root

Heshouwu

ºÎÊ×ÎÚ

Radix Potentillae Fulgentis

Shiny Cinquefoil Root

Fanbaiye

·­°×Ò¶

Radix Pseudostellariae

Heterophylly Falsestarwort Root

Taizishen

Ì«×Ó²Î

Radix Pterospermi Heterophylli

Heterophyllous Wing Seedtree Root

Banfenghegen

°ë·ãºÉ¸ù

Radix Pteroxygoni Giraldii

Girald Pteroxygonum Root

Hongyaozi

ºìÒ©×Ó

Radix Puerariae

Kudzuvine Root

Gegen

¸ð¸ù

Radix Pulsatillae

Chinese Pulsatilla Root

Baitouweng

°×Í·ÎÌ

Radix Rauvolfiae

Devilpepper Root /Java Devilpepper Root

Luofumu

ÂÜܽľ

Radix Rehmanniae

Rehmannia Root

Dihuang

µØ»Æ

Radix Rhapontici

Uniflower Swisscentaury Root

Loulu

 Â©Â« 

Radix Rhodomyrti

Downy Rosemyrtle Root

Gangrengen

¸Úïþ¸ù

Radix Rosae Cymosae

Smallfruit Rose Root

Xiaoguoqiangwei

С¹ûǾޱ 

Radix Rubi Obcordati

Obcordate Raspberry Root

Huangsuomei

»ÆËø÷

Radix Rubi Parvifolii

Japanese Raspberry Root

Tianqindibai

ÌìÇàµØ°×

Radix Rubiae

India Madder Root

Qiancao

Üç²Ý

Radix Rumicis

Dock Root

Tudahuang

ÍÁ´ó»Æ

Radix Rumicis Japonici

Japanese Dock Root

Yangti

ÑòÌã

Radix Rumicis Patientiae

Patience Dock Root

Niuxixi

Å£Î÷Î÷


List of Chinese Herbs ( S )

Latin Name
English Name
Pinyin Name
Chinese Name

Sai Ammoniacus

Sal Ammoniac

Naosha

íÐÉ°

Sal Preparatum

Prepared Salt

Qiushi

Çïʯ

Santonica

Wormseed

Huihao

»×Ýï

Sargassum

Seaweed

Haizao

º£Ôå

Scolopendra

Centipede

Wugong

òÚò¼

Scorpio

Scorpion

Quanxie

ȫЫ

Seen Oroxyli

Indian Trum etflower Seed

Muhudie

ľºûµû

Selenitum

Gypsum

Xuanjingshi

Ðþ¾«Ê¯

Semen Abri Precatorii

Coralhead Plant Seed

Xiangsizi

Ïà˼×Ó

Semen Abutili

Chingma Abutilon Seed

Qiongmazi

ÜÜÂé×Ó

Semen Aesculi

Chinese Buckeye Seed / Wilson Buckeye Seed

Suoluozi

æ¶ÂÞ×Ó

Semen Allii Tuberosi

Tuber Onion Seed

Jiucaizi

¾Â²Ë×Ó

Semen Alpiniae

Katsumade Galangal Seed

Caodoukou

²Ý¶¹Þ¢

Semen Arecae

Areca Seed

Binglang

éÄÀÆ

Semen Armeniacae Amarum

Bitter Apricot Seed

Kuxingren

¿àÐÓÈÊ

Semen Astragali Complanati

Flastem Milkvetch Seed

Shayuanzi

ɳԷ×Ó

Semen Benincasae

Chinese Waxgourd Semen

Dongguazi

¶¬¹Ï×Ó

Semen Brassicae Junceae

India Mustard Seed

Jiezi

½æ×Ó

Semen Canavaliae

Sword Jackbean Seed

Daodouzi

µ¶¶¹×Ó

Semen Cassiae

Cassia Seed

Juemingzi

¾öÃ÷×Ó

Semen Cassiae Occidentalis

Coffee Senna Seed

Wangjiangnan

Íû½­ÄÏ

Semen Celosiae

Feather Cockscomb Seed

Qingxiangzi

ÇàÝÙ×Ó

Semen Citri Reticulatae

Tangerine Seed

Juhe

éÙºË

Semen Cleomis

Spiderflower Seed

Baihuacaizi

°×»¨²Ë×Ó

Semen Coicis

Coix Seed

Yiyiren

Þ²ÜÓÈÊ

Semen Crotonis

Croton Seed

Badou

°Í¶¹

Semen Cucurbitae

Cushaw Seed

Nanguazi

ÄϹÏ×Ó

Semen Cuscutae

South Dodder Seed / Chinese Dodder Seed

Tusizi

ÝËË¿×Ó

Semen Entadae

Entada Sten

Ketengzi

î§ÌÙ×Ó

Semen Euphorbiae

Caper Euphorbia Seed

Qianjinzi

ǧ½ð×Ó

Semen Euryales

Gordon Euryale Seed

Qianshi

ÜÍʵ

Semen Firmianae

Phoenix Tree Seed

Wutongzi

ÎàÍ©×Ó

Semen Gingko

Ginkgo Seed

Baiguo

°×¹û

Semen Hoveniae

Raisin Tree Seed

Zhijuzi

è×¾ß×Ó

Semen Hydnocarpi

Chaulmoogratree Seed

Dafenzi

´ó·ç×Ó

Semen Hyoscyami

Henbane Seed

Tianxianzi

ÌìÏÉ×Ó

Semen Impatientis

Garden Balsam

Jixingzi

¼±ÐÔ×Ó

Semen Iridis Chinensis

Chinese Iris Seed

Malinzi

ÂíÝþ×Ó

Semen Juglandis

English Walnut Seed

Hutaoren

ºúÌÒÈÊ

Semen Lablab Album

White Hyacinth Bean

Baibiandou

°×±â¶¹

Semen Lepidii / Semen Desurainiae

Pepperweed Seed / Tansymustard Seed

Tinglizi

ÝãÜÂ×Ó

Semen Litchi

Lychee Seed

Lizhihe

ÀóÖ¦ºË

Semen Melo

Muskmelon Seed

Tianguazi

Ìð¹Ï×Ó

Semen Momordicae

Cochinchina Momordica Seed

Mubiezi

ľ±î×Ó

Semen Myristicae

Nutmeg

Roudoukou

Èⶹޢ

Semen Persicae

Peach Seed

Taoren

ÌÒÈÊ

Semen Pharbitidis

Pharbitis Seed

Qianniuzi

ǣţ×Ó

Semen Phaseoli

Rice Bean

Chixiaodou

³àС¶¹

Semen Plantaginis

Plantain Seed

Cheqianzi

³µÇ°×Ó

Semen Platycladi

Platycladi Seed

Baiziren

°Ø×ÓÈÊ

Semen Podocarpi Macrophylli

Kusamaki Seed

Luohansong

ÂÞººËÉ

Semen Pruni

Chinese Dwarf Cherry Seed / Dwarf Flowering Cherry Seed / Longstalk Peach Seed

Yuliren

ÓôÀîÈÊ

Semen Raphani

Radish Seed

Laifuzi

À³ÝÊ×Ó

Semen Ricini

Castor Bean

Bimazi

±ÍÂé×Ó

Semen Scaphii Lychnophori

Boat-fruited Scaphium Seed

Pangdahai

ÅÖ´óº£

Semen Sesami Nigrum

Black Sesame

Heizhima

ºÚÖ¥Âé

Semen Sinapis Albae

White Mustard Seed

Baijiezi

°×½æ×Ó

Semen Sojae Germinatum

Soybean Germinated

Dadouhuangjuan

´ó¶¹»Æ¾í

Semen Sojae Preparatum

Fermented Soybean

Dandouchi

µ­¶¹ôù

Semen Strophanthi Divaricati

Divaricate Strophantus Seed

Yangjiaozi

Ñò½ÇÞÖ×Ó

Semen Strychni

Nux Vomica

Maqianzi

ÂíÇ®×Ó

Semen Thevetiae

Luckynut Thevetia Seed

Huanghuajiazhutao

»Æ»¨¼ÐÖñÌÒ

Semen Torreyae

Grand Torreya Seed

Feizi

é¼×Ó

Semen Trichosanthis

Snakegourd Seed

Gualouren

¹ÏÝäÈÊ

Semen Trigonellae

Common Fenugreek Seed

Huluba

ºù«°Í

Semen Vaccariae

Cowherb Seed

Wangbuliuxing

Íõ²»ÁôÐÐ

Semen Ziziphi Spinosae

Spina Date Seed

Suanzaoren

ËáÔæÈÊ

Spica Prunellae

Common Selfheal Fruit-Spike

Xiakucao

ÏĿݲÝ

Spina Gleditsiae

Chinese Honeylocust Spine

Zaojiaoci

Ôí½Ç´Ì

Spongilla

Freshwater Sponge

Zishaohua

×ÏÉÒ»¨

Spora Lygodii

Japanese Climbing Fern Spore

Haijinsha

º£½ðɳ

Squama Manitis

Pangolin Scales

Chuanshanjia

´©É½¼×

Stalactitum

Stalactite

Zhongrushi

ÖÓÈéʯ

Stamen Nelumbinis

Lotus Stamen

Lianxu

Á«Ðë

Stigma Croci

Saffron

Xihonghua

Î÷ºì»¨

Stigma Maydis

Corn Stigma

Yumixu

ÓñÃ×Ðë

Strobilus Pini

Bunge Pine Cone

Songta

ËÉËþ

Succinum

Amber

Hupo

çúçê

Sulphur

Sulphur

Liuhuang

Áò»Æ

Syngnathus

Pipe fish

Hailong

º£Áú


List of Chinese Herbs ( R - Part 2 )

Latin Name
English Name
Pinyin Name
Chinese Name

Radix Salviae Miltiorrhizae

Danshen Root

Danshen

µ¤²Î

Radix Sanguisorbae

Garden Burnet Root

Diyu

µØÓÜ

Radix Saposhnikoviae

Divaricate Saposhnikovia Root

Fangfeng

·À·ç

Radix Scrophulariae

Figwort Root

Xuanshen

Ðþ²Î

Radix Scutellariae

Baical Skullcap Root

Huangqin

»ÆÜË

Radix Semiaquilegiae

Muskroot-like Semiaquilegia Root

Tiankuizi

Ìì¿û×Ó

Radix seu Caulis Derridis Trifoliatae

Trifoliate Jewelvine Root or Stem

Yuteng

ÓãÌÙ

Radix seu Herba Spiranthis Lanceae

Chinese Ladiestresses Root or Herb

Panlongshen

ÅÌÁú²Î

Radix Sophorae Flavescentis

Lightyellow Sophora Root

Kushen

¿à²Î

Radix Sophorae Tonkinensis

Vietnamese Sophora Root

Shandougen

ɽ¶¹¸ù

Radix Stellariae

Starwort Root

Yinchaihu

Òø²ñºú

Radix Stellerae

Chinese Stellera Root

Ruixianglangdu

ÈðÏãÀǶ¾

Radix Stemonae

Sessile Stemona Root/Japanese Stemona Root/Tuber Stemona Root

Baibu

°Ù²¿

Radix Stephaniae Cepharanthae

Oriental Stephania Root

Baiyaozi

°×Ò©×Ó

Radix Stephaniae Dielsianae

Diels Stephania Root

Xuesanshu

ѪɢÊí

Radix Stephaniae Epigaeae

Epigeal Srephaia Root

Diburong

µØ²»ÈÝ

Radix Stephaniae Japonicae

Japanese Stephania Root

Qianjinteng

ǧ½ðÌÙ

Radix Stephaniae Tetrandrae

Fourstamen Stephania Root

 Fenfangji

·Û·À¼º£¨ºº·À¼º£©

Radix Talini Paniculati

Panicled Fameflower Root

Turenshen

ÍÁÈ˲Î

Radix Tetrastigmatis Hemsleyani

Hemsley Rockvine Root

Sanyeqing

ÈýÒ¶Çà

Radix Tinosporae

Arrowshaped Tinospora Root

Jinguolan

½ð¹ûé­

Radix Toddaliae Asiaticae

Asiatic Toddalia Root

Feilongzhangxue

·ÉÁúÕÆѪ

Radix Trichosanthis

Mongolian Snakegourd Root

Tianhuafen

Ì컨·Û

Radix Trichosanthis Cucumeroidis

Japanese Snakegourd Root

Wangguagen

Íõ¹Ï¸ù

Radix Tripterygii Wilfordii

Common Threewingnut Root

Leigongteng

À×¹«ÌÙ

Radix Urenae Lobatae

Rose Mallow Root

Ditaohua

µØÌÒ»¨

Radix Valerianae

Valerian Root

Xiecao

çÓ²Ý

Radix Vitis Adstrictae

Romanet Grape Root

Yeputao

Ò°ÆÏÌÑ

Radix Vladimiriae

Common Vladimiria Root

Chuanmuxiang

´¨Ä¾Ïã

Radix Wikstroemae

Indian Stringbush Root

Liaogewang

Á˸çÍõ

Radix Zanthoxyli

Shinyleaf Pricklyash Root

Liangmianzhen

Á½ÃæÕë

Radix Zanthoxyli Avicennae

Avicennia Pricklyash Root

Yingbubo

Ó¥²»²´

Ramulus Buxi Sinicae

Chinese Box Twig

Huangyangmu

»ÆÑîľ

Ramulus Cinnamomi

Cassia Twig

Guizhi

¹ðÖ¦

Ramulus et Folium Cotini Coggygiae

Common Smoketree Twig and Leaf

Huanglu

»ÆèÓ

Ramulus et Folium Mussaendae Pubescentis

Buddha's Lamp Twig and Leaf

Yuyejinhua

ÓñÒ¶½ð»¨

Ramulus et Folium Phyllodii Pulchelli

Beautiful Phyllodium Twig and Leaf

Paiqiancao

ÅÅÇ®²Ý

Ramulus Euonymi

Winged Euonymus Twig

Guijianyu

¹í¼ýÓð

Ramulus Luffae

Towel Gourd Stem

Siguateng

Ë¿¹ÏÌÙ

Ramulus Mori

Mulberry Twig

Sangzhi

É£Ö¦

Ramulus Sambuci Williamsii

Williams Elder Twig

Jiegumu

½Ó¹Çľ

Ramulus Uncariae cum Uncis

Gambir Plant

Gouteng

¹³ÌÙ

Realgar

Realgar

Xionghuang

ÐÛ»Æ

Receptaculum Nelumbinis

Lotus Seed Pot

Lianfang

Á«·¿

Resina Draconis

Dragon's Blood

Xuejie

Ѫ½ß

Resina Ferulae

Chinese Asafoetida

Awei

°¢Îº

Resina Toxicodendri

Dried Lacquer

Ganqi

¸ÉÆá

Retinervus Luffae Fructus

Towel Gourd Vegetable Sponge

Sigualuo

Ë¿¹ÏÂç

Rhizoma Acori Calami

Drug Sweetflag Rhizome

Changpu

ÝÅÆÑ

Rhizoma Acori Tatarinowii

Grassleaf Sweelflag Rhizome

Shichangpu

ʯÝÅÆÑ

Rhizoma Alismatis

Oriental Waterplantain Rhizome

Zexie

Ôóк

Rhizoma Alocasiae Cucullatae

Hoodshaped Alocasia Rhizome

Laohuyu

ÀÏ»¢Óó

Rhizoma Alocasiae Macrorrhizae

Common Alocasia Rhizome

Haiyu

º£Óó

Rhizoma Alpiniae Officinarum

Lesser Galangal Rhizome

Gaoliangjiang

¸ßÁ¼½ª

Rhizoma Amorphophalli

Rivier Giantarum Rhizome

Moyu

ħÓó

Rhizoma Anemarrhenae

Common Anemarrhena Rhizome

Zhimu

֪ĸ

Rhizoma Anemones Altaicae

Irkutsk Anemone Rhizome

Jiujiechangpu

¾Å½ÚÝÅÆÑ

Rhizoma Anemones Raddeanae

Radde Anemone Rhizome

Zhujiexiangfu

Öñ½ÚÏ㸽/Á½Í·¼â

Rhizoma Ardisiae Gigantifoliae

Giantleaf Ardisia Rhizome 

Zoumatai

×ßÂíÌ¥

Rhizoma Astilbes Chinensis

Chinese Astilbe

Luoxinfu

Âäи¾

Rhizoma Atractylodis

Swordlike Atractylodes Rhizome / Chinese Atractylodes Rhizome

Cangzhu

²ÔÊõ

Rhizoma Atractylodis Macrocephalae

Largehead Atractylodes Rhizome

Baizhu

°×Êõ

Rhizoma Begoniae Wilsonii

Wilson Begonia Rhizome

Yidianxue

Ò»µãѪ

Rhizoma Belamcandae

Blackberrykiky Rhizome

Shegan

Éä¸É

Rhizoma Bistortae

Bistort Rhizome

Quanshen

È­²Î

Rhizoma Blechni

Oriental Blechnum Fern Rhizome

Wumaojueguanzhong

ÎÚëާ¹áÖÚ

Rhizoma Calystegiae Hederaceae

Ivy Glorybind Rhizome

Dawanhua

´òÍ뻨

Rhizoma Cannae Indicae

India Canna Rhizome

Meirenjiaogen

ÃÀÈ˽¶¸ù

Rhizoma Chuanxiong

Szechuan Lovage Rhizome

Chuanxiong

´¨Üº

Rhizoma Cibotii

East Asian Tree Fern Rhizome

Gouji

¹·¼¹

Rhizoma Cimicifugae

Largetrifoliolious Bugbane Rhizome

Shengma

ÉýÂé

Rhizoma Coptidis

Golden Thread

Huanglian

»ÆÁ¬

Rhizoma Corydalis

Yanhusuo

Yanhusuo

ÑÓºúË÷

Rhizoma Corydalis Decumbentis

Decumbent Corydalis Tuber

Xiatianwu

ÏÄÌìÎÞ

Rhizoma Curculiginis

Common Curculigo Rhizome

Xianmao

ÏÉé

Rhizoma Curcumae

Zedoary

Ezhu

Ý­Êõ

Rhizoma Curcumae Longae

Turmeric

Jianghuang

½ª»Æ

Rhizoma Cynanchi Stauntonii

Willowleaf Swallowwort Rhizome / Glaucescent Swallowwort Rhizome

Baiqian

°×Ç°

Rhizoma Cyperi

Nutgrass Galingale Rhizome

Xiangfu

Ï㸽

Rhizoma Cyrtomii

Cyrtomium Rhizome

Guanzhong

¹áÖÚ

Rhizoma Dioscoreae Bulbiferae

Airpotato Yam Rhizome

Huangyaozi

»ÆÒ©×Ó

Rhizoma Dioscoreae Cirrhosae

Shouliang Yam Rhizome

Shuliang

Êíݹ

Rhizoma Dioscoreae Hypoglaucae

Hypoglaucous Collett Yam Rhizome

Fenbixie

·ÛÝɽâ

Rhizoma Dioscoreae Nipponicae

Ningpo Yam Rhizome

Chuanshanlong

´©É½Áú

Rhizoma Dioscoreae Septemlobae

Sevenlobed Yam Rhizome / Foochow Yam Rhizome

Mianbixie

ÃàÝɽâ

Rhizoma Dioscoreae Tokoro

Mountain Yam Rhizome

Shanbixie

ɽÝɽâ

Rhizoma Diosscoreae

Common Yam Rhizome / Wingde Yan Rhizome

Shanyao

ɽҩ

Rhizoma Drynariae

Fortune's Drynaria Rhizome

Gusuobu

¹ÇËé²¹

Rhizoma Dryopteridis

Male Fern Rhizome

Mianmaguanzhong

ÃàÂí¹áÖÚ

Rhizoma et Radix Baphicacanthi Cusiae

Common Baphicacanthus Rhizome and Root

Malan

ÂíÀ¶

Rhizoma et Radix Diphylleiae

Chinese Umbrellaleaf Rhizome and Root

Woerqi

ÎѶùÆß

Rhizoma et Radix Doellingeriae

Scabrous Doellingeria Rhizome and Root

Dongfengcai

¶«·ç²Ë

Rhizoma et Radix Dysosmatis

Common Dysosmatis Rhizome and Root / Sixangular Dysosmatis Rhizome and Root 

Bajiaolian

°Ë½ÇÁ«

Rhizoma Fagopyri Cymosi

Wild Buckwheat Rhizome

Jinqiaomai

½ðÜñÂó

Rhizoma Gastrodiae

Tall Gastrodia Tuber

Tianma

ÌìÂé

Rhizoma Homalomenae

Obscured Homalomena Rhizome

Qiannianjian

ǧÄ꽡

Rhizoma Imperatae

Lalang Grass Rhizome

Baimaogen

°×é¸ù

Rhizoma Kaempferiae

Galanga Resurrectionlily Rhizome

Shannai

ɽèÍ

Rhizoma Ligustici

Chinese Ligusticum Rhizome / Jehol Ligusticum Rhizome

Gaoben

Þ»±¾

Rhizoma Matteucciae

Matteuccia Fern Rhizome

Jiaguojueguanzhong

 ¼Ô¹ûÞ§¹áÖÚ

Rhizoma Menispermi

Asiatic Moonseed Rhizome

Beidougen

±±¶¹¸ù

Rhizoma Nephrolepis Cordifoliae

Tuberous Sword Fern Rhizome

Shenjue

ÉöÞ§

Rhizoma Notopterygii

Incised Notopterygium Rhizome / Forbes Notopterygium Rhizome

Qianghuo

Ǽ»î

Rhizoma Osmundae

Japanese Flowering Fern Rhizome

 Ziqiguanzhong

×Ïݽ¹áÖÚ

Rhizoma Panacis Japonici

Japanese Ginseng

Zhujieshen

Öñ½Ú²Î

Rhizoma Paridis

Yunnan Manyleaf Paris Rhizome / Chinese Paris Rhizome

Chonglou

ÖØÂ¥

Rhizoma Phragmitis

Reed Rhizome

Lugen

«¸ù

Rhizoma Picrorhizae

Figwortflower Picrorhiza Rhizome

Huhuanglian

ºú»ÆÁ¬

Rhizoma Pinelliae

Pinellia Tuber

Banxia

°ëÏÄ

Rhizoma Pinelliae seu Arisaematis

Pedate Pinallia Jackinthepulpit Rhizome

Tiannanxing

ÌìÄÏÐÇ

Rhizoma Polygonati

Manyflower Solomonseal Rhizome / Siberian Solomonseal Rhizome / King Solomonseal Rhizome

Huangjing

»Æ¾«

Rhizoma Polygonati Odorati

Fragrant Solomonseal Rhizome

Yuzhu

ÓñÖñ

Rhizoma Polygoni Cuspidati

Giant Knotweed Rhizome

Huzhang

»¢ÕÈ

Rhizoma Polygoni Sinensis

Sinense Knotweed Rhizome

Wugongqi

òÚò¼Æß

Rhizoma Polypodiodis Nipponicae

Japanese Polypody Rhizome

Shuilonggu

Ë®Áú¹Ç

Rhizoma Rohdeae Japonicae

Omoto Nipponlily Rhizome

Baiheche

°×ºÓ³µ

Rhizoma Schizocapsae Plantagineae

Lobedfruit Schizocapsa Rhizome

Shuitianqi

Ë®ÌïÆß

Rhizoma Smilacis Chinensis

Chinaroot Greenbier Rhizome

Baqian

ÝÃÆõ

Rhizoma Smilacis Glabrae

Glabrous Greenbrier Rhizome

Tufuling

ÍÁÜòÜß

Rhizoma Sparganii

Common Burreed Rhizome

Sanleng

ÈýÀâ

Rhizoma Typhonii Gigantei

Giant Typhonium Rhizome

Baifuzi

°×¸½×Ó

Rhizoma Woodwardiae

Japonica China Fern Rhizome

Goujiguanzhong

¹·¼¹¹áÖÚ

Rhizoma Zingiberis

Dried Ginger

Ganjiang

¸É½ª


List of Chinese Herbs ( S )

Latin Name
English Name
Pinyin Name
Chinese Name

Sai Ammoniacus

Sal Ammoniac

Naosha

íÐÉ°

Sal Preparatum

Prepared Salt

Qiushi

Çïʯ

Santonica

Wormseed

Huihao

»×Ýï

Sargassum

Seaweed

Haizao

º£Ôå

Scolopendra

Centipede

Wugong

òÚò¼

Scorpio

Scorpion

Quanxie

ȫЫ

Seen Oroxyli

Indian Trum etflower Seed

Muhudie

ľºûµû

Selenitum

Gypsum

Xuanjingshi

Ðþ¾«Ê¯

Semen Abri Precatorii

Coralhead Plant Seed

Xiangsizi

Ïà˼×Ó

Semen Abutili

Chingma Abutilon Seed

Qiongmazi

ÜÜÂé×Ó

Semen Aesculi

Chinese Buckeye Seed / Wilson Buckeye Seed

Suoluozi

æ¶ÂÞ×Ó

Semen Allii Tuberosi

Tuber Onion Seed

Jiucaizi

¾Â²Ë×Ó

Semen Alpiniae

Katsumade Galangal Seed

Caodoukou

²Ý¶¹Þ¢

Semen Arecae

Areca Seed

Binglang

éÄÀÆ

Semen Armeniacae Amarum

Bitter Apricot Seed

Kuxingren

¿àÐÓÈÊ

Semen Astragali Complanati

Flastem Milkvetch Seed

Shayuanzi

ɳԷ×Ó

Semen Benincasae

Chinese Waxgourd Semen

Dongguazi

¶¬¹Ï×Ó

Semen Brassicae Junceae

India Mustard Seed

Jiezi

½æ×Ó

Semen Canavaliae

Sword Jackbean Seed

Daodouzi

µ¶¶¹×Ó

Semen Cassiae

Cassia Seed

Juemingzi

¾öÃ÷×Ó

Semen Cassiae Occidentalis

Coffee Senna Seed

Wangjiangnan

Íû½­ÄÏ

Semen Celosiae

Feather Cockscomb Seed

Qingxiangzi

ÇàÝÙ×Ó

Semen Citri Reticulatae

Tangerine Seed

Juhe

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Semen Cleomis

Spiderflower Seed

Baihuacaizi

°×»¨²Ë×Ó

Semen Coicis

Coix Seed

Yiyiren

Þ²ÜÓÈÊ

Semen Crotonis

Croton Seed

Badou

°Í¶¹

Semen Cucurbitae

Cushaw Seed

Nanguazi

ÄϹÏ×Ó

Semen Cuscutae

South Dodder Seed / Chinese Dodder Seed

Tusizi

ÝËË¿×Ó

Semen Entadae

Entada Sten

Ketengzi

î§ÌÙ×Ó

Semen Euphorbiae

Caper Euphorbia Seed

Qianjinzi

ǧ½ð×Ó

Semen Euryales

Gordon Euryale Seed

Qianshi

ÜÍʵ

Semen Firmianae

Phoenix Tree Seed

Wutongzi

ÎàÍ©×Ó

Semen Gingko

Ginkgo Seed

Baiguo

°×¹û

Semen Hoveniae

Raisin Tree Seed

Zhijuzi

è×¾ß×Ó

Semen Hydnocarpi

Chaulmoogratree Seed

Dafenzi

´ó·ç×Ó

Semen Hyoscyami

Henbane Seed

Tianxianzi

ÌìÏÉ×Ó

Semen Impatientis

Garden Balsam

Jixingzi

¼±ÐÔ×Ó

Semen Iridis Chinensis

Chinese Iris Seed

Malinzi

ÂíÝþ×Ó

Semen Juglandis

English Walnut Seed

Hutaoren

ºúÌÒÈÊ

Semen Lablab Album

White Hyacinth Bean

Baibiandou

°×±â¶¹

Semen Lepidii / Semen Desurainiae

Pepperweed Seed / Tansymustard Seed

Tinglizi

ÝãÜÂ×Ó

Semen Litchi

Lychee Seed

Lizhihe

ÀóÖ¦ºË

Semen Melo

Muskmelon Seed

Tianguazi

Ìð¹Ï×Ó

Semen Momordicae

Cochinchina Momordica Seed

Mubiezi

ľ±î×Ó

Semen Myristicae

Nutmeg

Roudoukou

Èⶹޢ

Semen Persicae

Peach Seed

Taoren

ÌÒÈÊ

Semen Pharbitidis

Pharbitis Seed

Qianniuzi

ǣţ×Ó

Semen Phaseoli

Rice Bean

Chixiaodou

³àС¶¹

Semen Plantaginis

Plantain Seed

Cheqianzi

³µÇ°×Ó

Semen Platycladi

Platycladi Seed

Baiziren

°Ø×ÓÈÊ

Semen Podocarpi Macrophylli

Kusamaki Seed

Luohansong

ÂÞººËÉ

Semen Pruni

Chinese Dwarf Cherry Seed / Dwarf Flowering Cherry Seed / Longstalk Peach Seed

Yuliren

ÓôÀîÈÊ

Semen Raphani

Radish Seed

Laifuzi

À³ÝÊ×Ó

Semen Ricini

Castor Bean

Bimazi

±ÍÂé×Ó

Semen Scaphii Lychnophori

Boat-fruited Scaphium Seed

Pangdahai

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Semen Sesami Nigrum

Black Sesame

Heizhima

ºÚÖ¥Âé

Semen Sinapis Albae

White Mustard Seed

Baijiezi

°×½æ×Ó

Semen Sojae Germinatum

Soybean Germinated

Dadouhuangjuan

´ó¶¹»Æ¾í

Semen Sojae Preparatum

Fermented Soybean

Dandouchi

µ­¶¹ôù

Semen Strophanthi Divaricati

Divaricate Strophantus Seed

Yangjiaozi

Ñò½ÇÞÖ×Ó

Semen Strychni

Nux Vomica

Maqianzi

ÂíÇ®×Ó

Semen Thevetiae

Luckynut Thevetia Seed

Huanghuajiazhutao

»Æ»¨¼ÐÖñÌÒ

Semen Torreyae

Grand Torreya Seed

Feizi

é¼×Ó

Semen Trichosanthis

Snakegourd Seed

Gualouren

¹ÏÝäÈÊ

Semen Trigonellae

Common Fenugreek Seed

Huluba

ºù«°Í

Semen Vaccariae

Cowherb Seed

Wangbuliuxing

Íõ²»ÁôÐÐ

Semen Ziziphi Spinosae

Spina Date Seed

Suanzaoren

ËáÔæÈÊ

Spica Prunellae

Common Selfheal Fruit-Spike

Xiakucao

ÏĿݲÝ

Spina Gleditsiae

Chinese Honeylocust Spine

Zaojiaoci

Ôí½Ç´Ì

Spongilla

Freshwater Sponge

Zishaohua

×ÏÉÒ»¨

Spora Lygodii

Japanese Climbing Fern Spore

Haijinsha

º£½ðɳ

Squama Manitis

Pangolin Scales

Chuanshanjia

´©É½¼×

Stalactitum

Stalactite

Zhongrushi

ÖÓÈéʯ

Stamen Nelumbinis

Lotus Stamen

Lianxu

Á«Ðë

Stigma Croci

Saffron

Xihonghua

Î÷ºì»¨

Stigma Maydis

Corn Stigma

Yumixu

ÓñÃ×Ðë

Strobilus Pini

Bunge Pine Cone

Songta

ËÉËþ

Succinum

Amber

Hupo

çúçê

Sulphur

Sulphur

Liuhuang

Áò»Æ

Syngnathus

Pipe fish

Hailong

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List of Chinese Herbs ( T - Z )

Latin Name
English Name
Pinyin Name
Chinese Name

Tabanus

Gadfly

Mengchong

òµ³æ

Testis et Penis Canis

Dog's Testis and Penis

Goushen

¹·Éö

Thallus Laminariae

Kelp

Kunbu

À¥²¼

Tremolitum

Tremolite or Tremolite asbestos

Yangqishi

ÑôÆðʯ

Ttalcum

Talc

Huashi

»¬Ê¯

Usnea

Chinese Usnea

Songluo

ËÉÂÜ

Venenum Bufonis

Toad Venom

Chansu

ó¸ËÖ

Vermiculitum

Vermiculite

Jinjingshi

½ð¾«Ê¯

Zaocys

Garter Snake

Wushaoshe

ÎÚÉÒÉß



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