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Plant Details

Accepted name: 
Panax quinquefolius L. [Araliaceae]
Source of taxonomy and confidence: 
World Checklist ( Three stars out of three )
Information about this plant: 
Non-scientific name: Class of name: Medicinal source:
ameerika zensen Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 4 (2009)
american gingseng Other Pharmacopoeia of China (2010)
american ginseng Other Commonly Traded CITES-Listed Species in Primer (AHPA, 2013)
GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
Herbal Medicines, 3rd edn. (Barnes et al, 2007)
Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Med. Pl. of the World (Wyk & Wink, 2004)
Native American Ethnobotany (Moerman, 1998)
Pharmacopoeia of China (2005)
Taiwan Herbal Pharmacop. 3rd Chinese ed. (MOHW, 2018)
U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
U.S. Pharmacopoeia USP 32 (2008)
U.S. Pharmacopoeia USP 37 (2013)
U.S. Pharmacopoeia USP 39 (2016)
WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 4 (2009)
american ginseng root Other Illus. Chinese Materia Medica (Wu, 2005)
american white ginseng Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 4 (2009)
amerika ninjin Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 4 (2009)
amerikanischer ginseng Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 4 (2009)
amerikanne ginseng Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 4 (2009)
amerikansk ginseng Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
aralia quinquefolia Other U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
U.S. Homeopathic Pharmacopoeia (HPUS, 2009)
canadian ginseng Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 4 (2009)
canadian white ginseng Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 4 (2009)
chinese seng Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 4 (2009)
five fingers Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 4 (2009)
five-fingers Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
U.S. Homeopathic Pharmacopoeia (HPUS, 2009)
garantogen Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 4 (2009)
ginseng Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
U.S. Homeopathic Pharmacopoeia (HPUS, 2009)
ginseng americani Other Dizionario Delle Erbe Med. (Suozzi, 1995)
ginseng americano Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 4 (2009)
ginseng d'amerique Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 4 (2009)
ginseng d'amérique Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
Les Plantes Arom. et Med. (Bremness, 1996)
World Economic Plants (Wiersema et al., 2013)
ginseng, american Other Encyclopedia of Herb. Medicine (Bartram, 1995)
The Plant-Book (Mabberley, 1996)
Timber Press Plant Names (Erhardt et al., 2009)
ginseng, amerikanischer Other Kräuter Gewürze und Heilpflanzen (Bremness, 1994)
ginseng, panax Other Herbal Medicines, 3rd edn. (Barnes et al, 2007)
hsi-yang-shen Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 4 (2009)
hua-ch’i-seng Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 4 (2009)
huach’i-senh Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 4 (2009)
kanadischer ginseng Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
laksmana Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
little indian Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 4 (2009)
man root Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 4 (2009)
matc’etasa Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 4 (2009)
ninsin Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 4 (2009)
north americanginseng Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 4 (2009)
occidental ginseng Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
panacis quinquefolii radix Pharmaceutical Pharmacopoeia of China (2010)
Pharmacopoeia of China (2015)
Taiwan Herbal Pharmacop. 3rd Chinese ed. (MOHW, 2018)
powdered american ginseng extract Other U.S. Pharmacopoeia USP 37 (2013)
radix panacis quinquefolii Pharmaceutical Hong Kong Chinese Materia Med. Standards (2014)
Illus. Chinese Materia Medica (Wu, 2005)
Pharmacopoeia of China (2005)
WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 4 (2009)
sang Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
seiyou ninjin Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 4 (2009)
seng Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 4 (2009)
shang Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 4 (2009)
sheng Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
si yang shen Other Taiwan Herbal Pharmacop. 3rd Chinese ed. (MOHW, 2018)
tartar root Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
wenane Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 4 (2009)
wild american ginseng Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 4 (2009)
xi yang shen Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
Illus. Chinese Materia Medica (Wu, 2005)
Taiwan Herbal Pharmacop. 3rd Chinese ed. (MOHW, 2018)
WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 4 (2009)
xi-yang-shen Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 4 (2009)
xiyangshen Other Hong Kong Chinese Materia Med. Standards (2014)
Pharmacopoeia of China (2005)
Pharmacopoeia of China (2010)
Pharmacopoeia of China (2015)
Trad. Med. in Dali Prefecture, SW China. (Zhang et al., 2014)
西洋参 Other Trad. Med. in Dali Prefecture, SW China. (Zhang et al., 2014)
西洋參 Other Hong Kong Chinese Materia Med. Standards (2014)
Taiwan Herbal Pharmacop. 3rd Chinese ed. (MOHW, 2018)