Ginseng: Learn about (Panax) American Ginseng, ginseng Korean & Wisconsin ginseng benefits: "Ginseng is a perennial herb, of the Araliacea family of herbs, which owns its popularity to its roots. For thousand of years, traditional Chinese medicine has considered ginseng roots a remedy for mental and bodily fatigue. Even more, ginseng has been called the 'king of herbs' for its outstanding curative properties.
There are basically two types of ginseng: American ginseng (Panax quinquefolius) and Asian ginseng (Panax ginseng). American ginseng, also called Western ginseng, is grown in cool wooded areas in eastern North America while Asian ginseng is grown in the high temperate forests of China, Korea, and the eastern part of the former USSR, although nowadays its cultivation has spread to other areas of eastern Asia."
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