Anemarrhena asphodeloides / ZHI MU / Common Anemarrhena Root
£5.12 – £5.50
Botanical Name – Anemarrhena asphodeloides
Chinese Name – ZHI MU
English Name – Anemarrhena Root
Anemarrhena is a plant genus in family Asparagaceae, subfamily Agavoideae. It has only one species, Anemarrhena asphodeloides. It is an evergreen Perennial growing to 0.5 m by 1 m. It is in flower from August to September.
It is native to China, Korea, and Mongolia but grows throughout Eastern Asia , Northern China and Japan.
It prefers Mountain woodlands, exposed slopes and hills, Scrubland, grassy slopes, steppes, sunny and sandy hillsides from near sea level to 1500 metres.