Schizandra chinensis (Wu Wei Zi)
Atomospheric energy: warm
Flavor: sour-salty, with sweet, pungent and bitter overtones
Meridians: Lung, Kidney and Liver
Tonic action: Yin and Yang tonic.
Schizandra berry’s fame is due to its reputation as a youth preserver, beautifier and a powerful sexual tonic. It increases sexual fluids and warms the genital organs. It also tonifies heart, lung and kidney and astringes the essence. These berries are useful for helping concentration and focus.