Ginseng has the aliases of Magical grass, Tujing, blood ginseng and Yujing. In Changbai Mountain, the ginseng pickers prefer to call it "mallet" or "grass immortal". Changbai Mountain Ginseng is also mentioned in Li Shizhen's Compendium of Materia Medica.
Changbai Mountain ginseng
Jilin Changbai Mountain Ginseng is known as the king of herbs and rare treasure of the world for its magical effect of "tonifying five Zang organs, calming spirit, fixing soul, eliminating evil spirits, stopping palpitation, enjoying bright eyes and benefiting ambition, and prolonging life by wearing light clothes". The wild ginseng of Changbai Mountain in Jilin Province is known as the treasure of ginseng because of its beautiful shape, hard quality, cracks in the cross-section skin, obvious cambium, slight fragrance, bitter taste and sweet taste. Jilin changbai mountain red ginseng is famous for its hard and crisp quality, flat section, slightly fragrant gas, slightly bitter and sweet taste and high content of effective ingredients. The active ingredient of ginseng from changbai mountain is ginsenoside. The content of ginsenosides in changbai mountain is higher than other ginseng.