tree peony

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tree peony

Chinese medicine
A perennial shrub, the root epidermis of which is antipyretic, antiseptic, antispasmodic, diuretic and tonic for the circulation; it is used for asthma, fever, headache, infections, internal haemorrhage, menstrual disorders and muscle spasms.
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