Cordyceps is a fungal ascospores after mature and drill into seclusion in the soil for the winter bat moth larvae body, germinate into mycelium and absorption of nutrients within the larvae and grow. The following summer, the head child seat grown from worms, shape like grass, therefore folk used to call Cordyceps.
Cordyceps sinensis from at an elevation of about 4 km mountain thickets or plateau meadow, the growth limit is about three thousand meters above sea level, "Winter in the land, body wash such as old silkworm, has dynamic hair to move, hair can unearthed till summer, even the body all into grass. "The output of cordyceps less and less. Until today, cordyceps still can not be cultivated, it must be cautious when buying.
Cordycep is a brilliant pearl in the treasure traditional medicine, with ginseng, deer hole has been described as the world's famous "three supplements" enjoys a high reputation, has hundreds of years of history of medicine and food. Cordycep is a kind of very expensive fine tonic, can improve immunity, enhance heart and lung, kidney function, has certain antibacterial activity.