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What's Eleuthero?
[Root of Life] bringing back wisdom of the ancients over thousands of years
At Sun Chlorella, we discovered something that helps ease that stress imposed by modern society. It is an herb of the Araliaceae family - the same family as Korean ginseng - growing 2 to 3 meters high, and it's called Eleuthero (Eleutherococcus senticosus). Sun Eleuthero is the finest, naturally only in the wilds of Northeast Asia and Northeast Hokkaido. In addition to many other revitalizing properties, its roots are rich in the dietary fiber, calcium and isofraxidine that modern-day people tend to lack.
Root of Eleuthero
Female flower of EleuteroScientific name for Eleuthero is Acanthopanax senticosus Harms, and it belongs to the same family as Korean ginseng. There are many kinds of ginseng and 26 kinds in China as far as confirmed.

Male flower of EleutheroIn China it was listed under super-medicine, which means therapeutic medicine for long-term use, in the world's oldest pharmaceutical book, and until today it has held an honored place in the Chinese herbal tradition for centuries. Also, the native people in Siberia and Northern Tungusu has valued it highly calling "Root of Life." After the former Russian Olympic athletes used the herbal extract and improved their performance, it had a super reputation unrivaled by any other ginseng in the world, especially in sporting circles. Isofraxidine, one of the effective constituents is brought to international attention as it facilitates spiritual rejuvenation.