Alisma Plantago Extract
1. Product name: Alisma plantago extract
2. Specification: 4:1 10:1 20:1
3. Appearance: Brown powder
4. Part used: Root
5. Grade: Food grade
6. Latin name: Alisma plantago-aquatica Linn.
7. Packing Detail:25kg/drum, 1kg/bag
(25kg net weight,28kg gross weight; Packed in a cardboard-drum with two plastic-bags inside; Drum Size: 510mm high, 350mm diameter)
(1kg/Bag net weight, 1.2kg gross weight, packed in an aluminum foil bag; Outer: paper carton; Inner: double-layer)
8. MOQ: 1kg/25kg
9. Lead time: To be negotiatiated
10. Support ability: 5000kg per month.
Alisma plantago-aquatica is a hairless plant that grows in shallow water, consists of a fibrous root, several basal long stemmed leaves 15–30 cm long, and a triangular stem up to 1 m tall. It has branched inflorescence bearing numerous small flowers, 1 cm across, with three round or slightly jagged, white or pale purple petals. The flowers open in the afternoon. There are 3 blunt green sepals, and 6 stamens per flower. The carpels often exist as a flat single whorl. It flowers from June until August.The word alisma is said to be a word of Celtic origin meaning "water", a reference to the habitat in which it grows. Early botanists named it after the Plantago because of the similarity of their leaves.
Alisma extract is mainly used for adverse urination, astringent hot shower, hyperlipidemia. In the health foods, the main function of the Alisma extract is to lose weight and assist blood-fat lowering; it is often used together with rehmannia root and hawthorn, and has diarrhea and fire-fighting effects.