Paeonia lactiflora, also known as White Peony is part of the Ranunculaceae plant family. Native of Siberia and Northern Asia.
Botanical Name: Paeonia lactiflora
Plant Family: Ranunculaceae
Common name: Bai Shao (Mandarin), Paeony, White Peony
History: The genus is supposed to be named after the physician Paeos who cured Pluto and other gods of wounds received during the Trojan War.
Tradition: Used in traditional Chinese medicine
Medicinal Parts Used: Root
Paeonia lactiflora is used in:
Brain and Nervous System Conditions
Do not use Paeonia lactiflora without first talking to your practitioner or healthcare provider if you are taking any of the following medications:
Global Herbal Supplies has Paeonia lactiflora available in the following forms:
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