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武当山 Wudangshan ( Wudang Mountains )
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Wudangshan ( Wudang Mountains )

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Wudangshan has an extraordinary variety of plant life. The great Ming pharmacologist 李时珍Li Shizhen(1518-1593) found 1800 species and recorded them in his great Compendium of Materia Medica, 《本草纲目》Bencao Gangmu. 400 of these were listed as herbs with medical value. Modern survey listed 617.