Ginseng species – similarities and differences

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Ginseng species – similarities and differences

Phil Rasmussen

Wild American ginseng
Wild American ginseng, Panax quinquefolius, with ripe fruit [Image: – NNehring]

Pharmacist and medical herbalist Phil Rasmussen takes a deep dive into ginseng, its three major types and their uses

Ginseng (Panax ginseng), otherwise known as Asian or Korean ginseng, is one of the most well-known and highly regarded medicinal plants, with more tha

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