Rare Medicinal Herbs, Xishuangbanna
A lot of rare medicinal herbs grow in the forest in Xishuangbanna. Among them, Xiejie (Sanguis Draconis), also known as Qilingsha in Chinese, is the most famous. It is used in the Chinese medicine to treat injuries from falls, fractures, contusions and strains, to relieve the pain from rheumatism and to treat some gynecological diseases.
Where to buy:
The medical products can be brought in the local product stores in the Tropical Botanical Garden and the Tropical Forest Garden. They are also sold in the medical stores in town.