Chinese: tao ren
English: peach kernel
Pharmaceutical: Persicae Semen
Properties: Bitter, sweet, balanced, slightly toxic
Standard Species: Prunus persica (L.) Batsch, Prunus davidana (Carr.) Franch.
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