Schisandra chinensis is a deciduous woody vine native to forests of Northern China and the Russian Far East. It is hardy in USDA Zone The plant likes some shade with moist,well-drained soil. The species itself is dioecious,thus flowers on a female plant will only produce fruit when fertilized with pollen from a male plant. However,there is a hybrid selection titled "Eastern Prince" which has perfect flowers and is self-fertile. Seedlings of "Eastern Prince" are sometimes sold under the same name but are typically single-sex plants.
1.Nourishing and strengthening kidney effect;
2.Protecting the liver from the damage of chemical poisons, preventing the damage of oxygen free radical;
3.Boosting human immunity;
4.Promoting intelligence and promoting physical endurance.
1.Used in the food field, it has become a new raw material which used in food and beverage industry;
2.Used in the health product field, it is a natural health product to regulate sleeping;
3. Usedin the pharmaceutical field, with the good effect of treating hepatitis.