Flavor Name:Alcohol-FREE | Size:2 Fl Oz (Pack of 1) Gastrodia elata is a saprophytic perennial herb in the Orchidaceae family. It is found in Nepal, Bhutan, India, Japan, North Korea, Siberia, Taiwan as well as China grow at elevations of 400–3200 meters at the edge of forest. The herb is used in Traditional Chinese medicine and Sichuan cuisine. The plant has an 8-12 centimeters long elliptical underground rhizome with a diameter of 3-5 centimeters. The stem is erect with a height of 0.3-1 meter up to 2 meters, the orange yellow, tan, cylinder, and leafless. The flowers are pale olivine or the orange red.