There are many local specialties in Yushu, and the Tibetan medicine represented by cordyceps sinensis is featured. Due to the good growing environment, the large and excellent quality of the cordyceps sinensis in Yushu is worthy of being the superior cordyceps sinensis in China.
What to Buy in Yushu
There are many local specialties in Yushu, and the Tibetan medicine represented by cordyceps sinensis is featured.
1. Potentilla Anserine (蕨麻)
It is also called ginseng fruit (人参果). It is good for anemia and malnutrition, and can be used for sweet food and wine.
2. Cordyceps Sinensis (冬虫夏草)
This is a kind of precious tonic medicinal material and its nutritional composition is higher than ginseng. It can be used as medicine or a superior delicacy with high nutritional value. The yield of cordyceps sinensis in Qinghai ranks first in China, and Yushu is one of the main producing areas.
Where to Buy in Yushu
It is convenient to buy specialties in Yushu, either in commercial plazas or specialty stores.
Sanjiangyuan Commercial Plaza (三江源商业广场)
Address: near Hongwei Road Number2, Yushu City (玉树县红卫路2号附近)
Green Food and Specialty Store of Yushu (玉树绿色食品特产店)
Address: No. 22 in Zhaxidatong West Road, Yushu (玉树扎西大通西路22号)