Longan (long yan rou)

Nature: Warm; sweet; attributive to heart and spleen.


Longan Fruit / Arillus Longan

(long yan rou)  龍眼肉


 

Nature: Warm; sweet; attributive to heart and spleen.

 

Characteristics: Soft, moist and translucent meat of a delicious fruit used as blood tonic. It had high organic iron content, about twenty times of grapes and fifteen times of spinach. It is a qi tonic, which increases physical stamina and always use with other blood tonics.

 

Therapeutic effects: Invigorate the heart and spleen; nourish blood and calm the mind; treat insomnia, amnesia and dizziness.