Dwarf lilyturf tuber mai dong Radix Ophiopogonis herbal medicine

Ophiopogon Japonicus (麦冬, ophiopogon, sradix ophiopogonis, mai dong, dwarf lilyturf) is a highly salt-tolerant evergreen groundcover that grows up to 1′ tall, is grasslike, and has a dwarf mounding form.

Nourishing yin and generating fluid, moistening lung and clearing heart. For lung dry cough. Deficiency tuberculosis, cough, Tianjin injury, thirst, upset, insomnia, internal heat and thirst, intestinal dryness and constipation; Pharyngeal diphtheria.

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What is Ophiopogon Japonicus?

Ophiopogon japonicus is a kind of medicine, which is very beneficial to the body. Ophiopogon japonicum is a kind of herbal medicine commonly used in rural areas. Ophiopogon ophiopogon is a common herb with medicinal value. People usually use it to soak water to drink. It has the effect of relieving cough and moistening lungs.  Ophiopogon japonicus grows on damp hillsides, under forests or by streams below 2000 meters above the sea level. Ophiopogon japonicus is mainly produced in Sichuan, Yunnan, Gansu, Guizhou, Sichuan and other places. 

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Chinese Name 麦冬
Pin Yin Name Mai Dong
English Name Radix Ophiopogonis
Latin Name   Ophiopogon Japonicus
Botanical Name  Ophiopogon japonicus (Linn. f.) Ker-Gawl.
Other name ophiopogon, sradix ophiopogonis, mai dong, dwarf lilyturf
Appearance Light yellow root tuber
Smell and Taste Root tuber
Specification Whole, slices, powder (We can also extract if you need)
Part Used Root tuber
Shelf life 2 Years
Storage Store in cool and dry places, keep away from strong light
Shipment By Sea, Air, Express, Train

Ophiopogon Japonicus Benefits

1. Ophiopogon Japonicus helps to calm the mind and improve quality of sleep;

2. Ophiopogon Japonicus relieves chronic and dry coughs;

3. Ophiopogon Japonicus eases stomach discomforts with symptoms including constant thirst and constipation.


1.People can not used Exidia auricula Judae during eating Ophiopogon Japonicus.
2.Ophiopogon Japonicus is not suitable for people who are weak spleen and stomach.
3.Ophiopogon Japonicus is not suitable for children.

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