Botanical Information of Fo-Ti,or Radix Polygoni MuItiflori.


Botanical Information of Fo-Ti,or Radix Polygoni MuItiflori.

Fo-Ti Root Polygonum Multiflorum Root Fleeceflower Root Ho-Shou-Wu Maltiflower Knotweed Tuber Fleeceflower Radix Polygoni MuItiflori  Order:Caryophyllales
 Species:Fallopia multiflora(Thunb.) Haraldson
 Synonyms:Polygonum multiflorum Thunb;Helxine multiflorum (Thunb.) Raf;Pleuroptterus cordatus Turcz;Polygonum convolvulus Thunb. ex Mat;Polygonum multiflorus Turcz ex Nakai.
 Common Name:Fo-Ti,Fleeceflower Root,Maltiflower Knotweed,Tuber Fleeceflower.
 Botanical Latin Name:Polygonum multiflorum Thunb.
 Botanical Source:Dry root of Polygonum multiflorum Thunb(Radix Polygoni MuItiflori).

 Other Names:Chinese Knotweed, Climbing Knotweed, Flowery Knotweed, He-Shou-Wu,He-shou-wu, Fo-Ti,He-shou-wu,He's Black Hair,Chinese Cornbind,Chinese Knotweed,Climbing Knotweed,Flowery Knotweed,Fo Ti,Fo-Ti-Tient,Foti,He Shou Wu, He-Shou-Wu, Heshouwu, Ho Shou Wu, Ho-Shou-Wu, Hoshouwu, Multiflora Preparata, Polygonum, Radix Polygoni Multiflori, Radix Polygoni Shen Min, Shen Min, Shou Wu, Shou-Wu, Shouwu, Shou-Wu-Pian, Zhihe Shou Wu, Zhihe-Shou-Wu, Zhiheshouwu, Zi Shou Wu, Zi-Shou-Wu, Zishouwu.

 Fo-Ti Polygonum Multiflorum Polygoni MuItiflori PlantCalled the "Elixir of Life," Fo-ti tonic is said to produce longevity, fertility and vitality.Taking Fo-ti is said to keep one vigorous and extends one's life span.It is a vine plant that grows well in a shady bed.

 He Shou Wu is a very famous herb in the Orient,used by millions regularly to help develop Qi.It is China's most renowned "longevity herb."It has acquired a broad reputation as a youth preserver, rejuvenator and sexual tonic.

 The Chinese common name for fo-ti,he-shou-wu,was the name of a Tang dynasty man whose infertility was supposedly cured by fo-ti;in addition,his long life was attributed to the tonic properties of this herb. Since then,traditional Chinese medicine has used fo-ti to treat premature aging,weakness,vaginal discharges,numerous infectious diseases,angina pectoris,and impotence.

 News:Old Foti Root

 Fo-Ti Root Polygonum Multiflorum Root Fleeceflower Root Ho-Shou-Wu Maltiflower Knotweed Tuber Fleeceflower Radix Polygoni MuItiflori12 th of May,Farmer Mr.Xiao Chen You who settled at long xing village of wulong county collected an old Foti root with man shape at a coast hill side,goose neck area of Hang Kou town.According to self instruction of Mr.Xiao,he found this old Foti when hurrying to local market place,when passed the coast hill side,he got it and did not know its Foti root that time,he do collected it only for its nice looks.Later,when he heard it maybe was Foti root,he brings it to local doctor of TCM,it was said at least 300 years old and with high value of pharmaceutical uses.
 Look at this Foti root as photo titled,this root of Foti looks like a man with faces,head,eyes,nose,lips,leg and weight about 4.8kgs,50 cm length,Oh,Its huge!


  • 1.Fleeceflower Root Fo-Ti root Benefits.

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  • Name:Fo-Ti Root Extract
  • Serie No:R041.
  • Specifications:10:1~12:1 Hydrolic Extract.10:1 Alcoholic Extract.
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  • Chem/IUPAC Name:Polygonum Multiflorum Root Extract is an extract of the roots of the polygonum,Polygonum multiflorum,Polygonaceae
  • Other Names:Radix Polygoni MuItiflori Extract.Fleeceflower Root Extract.Radix Polygoni MuItiflori Extract.He-Shou-Wu Extract.

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