Monthly Archives: July 2018

Chinese red toon 香椿

One rooted stem of Toona sinensis ready to plant right now, edible fresh leaves, with common names Chinese mahogany, Chinese toon, or red toon (Chinese: 香椿; pinyin: xiāngchūn; Hindi: daaraluu; Malay: suren; Vietnamese: tông dù) is a species of Toona native to eastern and southeastern Asia, from North Korea south through most of eastern, central and southwestern China to Nepal, northeastern India, Myanmar, Thailand, Malaysia, and western Indonesia。

Please avoid sunshine for a week after receive then plant,  after first water, press tied the soil surround the stem, that will make a good connection to the root.

春季叶芽可食用或药用,民间自古就流传“食用香椿,不染杂病”的说法,根、皮、叶、花和果实均可入药。近期西方医学研究发现有抗氧化效果,抗癌效果比起地瓜叶高。