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Names for Jiu Zi
Pharmaceutical: Semen Allii Tuberosi
Botanical: Allium tuberosum Rottl. (Liliaceae)
Other names: Jiu Cai Zi
Description: Tuber Onion Seed.

Tonifies Liver and Kidneys; Warms knees and lower back; Strengthens the Yang; Preserves the Essence; ...

Origin of jiu zi
Many regions of China.;

Preparation of jiu zi
The infructescence is collected in autumn when the fruit is ripe, dried in the sun, and the seed is gathered, removed from foreign matter for use. The seed can also be stir-fried.;

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