JustIngredients Trade Ginseng Panax

Ginseng Panax

Product Code: 09GI

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Must be infused in boiling water prior to consumption.

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Product: Ginseng, Panax

Latin Name: Panax ginseng

Plant Family: Araliaceae

Other Names: Ginseng Root, White Ginseng, Asian Ginseng, Korean Ginseng, Root of Heaven, Racine de Ginseng, Ren Shen & Man's Health.

Description: is an herbaceous perennial plant, native to northern temperate zone of Eastern Asia and the eastern parts of Russia, which grows to a height of 30cm - 1 metre. It has a glabrous stem that bears a whorl of three or five palmately compound leaves approximately 7-20cm in length, which are dark green in colour, consisting of five oblong-ovate, finely toothed leaflets. The umbrella shaped flowers are white in colour, when the flowers fade, pea-sized, bright red, berries containing two seeds are formed.

Brief History: The panax part of this ginsengs Latin name is derived from the Greek word ‘panakos’ meaning a panacea, the herb has been used in Chinese medicine for over 7,000 years, it was first introduced to European herbalists in the 9th century, but didn’t become greatly used until the mid-18th century.

For ingredient and allergen information, please see the product specification, available to download from the technical tab


The bitter root of panax ginseng is used to flavour soups, stews and teas in China. It is also used in the cosmetics industry as a toner.

Shelf Life

Shelf life of two years provided that goods are stored in an airtight container in ambient conditions.

Technical Information

Product Specification

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Allergen Statement

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