Habitat: Thickets and sparse forests to 1500 metres in western China
Uses: Roots contain sinomenine, an alkaloid traditionally used in herbal medicine in these countries, as a treatment for rheumatism and arthritis.2
IMPORTANT NOTE:Plant Uses are for informational purposes only. EEB Greenhouses assume no responsibility for adverse effects from the use of any plants referred to on this site. Always seek advice from a professional before using any plant medicinally.