Danshen

Fresh roots of a red sage in garden soil, Salvia miltiorrhiza, a Chinese medical plant.
Synonyms:
Red Sage
Categories: Medicinal Plant
Danshen (Wiktionary)

English

Etymology

From Mandarin 丹參丹参 (dānshēn).

Noun

danshen (uncountable)

  1. The perennial sage Salvia miltiorrhiza, valued in traditional Chinese medicine for its roots.
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