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Aralia chinensis, Chinese Angelica Tree

Aralia chinensis

Chinese Angelica Tree
Family: Araliaceae
Origin: China
Small tree 10-20 ftSemi-shadeRegular waterModerate waterWhite/off-white flowersOrnamental foliageEthnomedical plant.
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A very ornamental plant. Plants are hardier when grown in poorer soils.

The stem and root are anodyne and carminative. The root is also considered to be useful in the treatment of diabetes and dysmenorrhoea. Some caution is advised since the bark is considered to be slightly poisonous.


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Aralia chinensis, Chinese Angelica Tree
Aralia chinensis, Chinese Angelica Tree


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