The name Ginseng is pronounced and derives from the Chinese term "人参“ , which literally means Human Roots as the shape of the ginseng looks like a human. Traditonal uses for it includeds revitalizing , strengthen of the body's immunity in TCM culture, on top of the medicinal properties, requirements to grow are demanding and very delicate. A minimum of 4 to 6 years is needed before each harvest and the land cannot be recylced to use in the next 10 years as the nutrients will be depleted. Therefore Ginseng is considered one of the prized Chinese herb.
人参的名称源于它类似人形的形态，另外一种说法则认为人参是天与地的交流而成的一种最好灵物。人参对土壤及地形的要求很高, 培栽人参会在原地生长地生长4-6年，期间会吸取土壤的所有营养，所以种植过人参的土壤，10年内再也不能利用这片土壤种人参，综合以上人参这些挑剔特性，可以证明它的特效与功能及价值所。人参效果繁多例如、补气救脱、益血复脉、养心安神、生津止渴、补肺定喘、健脾止泻 、托毒合疮。