Ginseng

Description
these roots are from a collection of specimens and photos chiefly concerned with economic botany belonging to J R Jackson of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
Accession Loan No.
73/1921/55/PRIORIS
Collection Class
Plants
Common Name
ginseng
Simple Name
roots
Full Name
ARALIACEAE; Panax quinquefolia var ginseng: ginseng
Dimensions
sum of parts diameter 36.65 g
Period Classification
Victorian (1837-1901); Edwardian (1901-1914)
Family Group

Collector / Excavator
Jackson, Mr John Reader (from the collection of)
Collection Country
Korea
Collection Area Region
East Asia
Collection Continent
Asia
Phylum
SPERMATOPHYTA: MAGNOLIOPHYTA
Family
ARALIACEAE
Genus
Panax
Species
quinquefolia var ginseng

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