Also known as dang shen or poor man ginseng, is a perennial species of flowering plant in the bellflower family. Very popular in Chinese medicine. It is native to Asia, where it grows in forests, meadows, and scrub
Panax quinquefolius Seeds are difficult and takes long time to germinate. Increasing cultivation helps preserve this special variety. American Ginseng has many medicial uses and comparable medicial properties to Korean Ginseng.