Sanyangsam (wood-cultivated ginseng)
- Sanyangsam (wood-cultivated ginseng)
- Originator of Koryo ginseng which is authenticated by the International Sansam (wild ginseng) Society
anyangsam was started to be cultivated after collecting wild ginseng seeds in Dongbok, Hwansun-gun several thousands years ago..
Sanyangsam was cultivated in the period of King Heonjong and King Sukjong of Koryo Dynasty in the whole area of Mt. Mohusan, Dongbok-myeon and Dongboksam (Dongbok ginseng), as the origin of Sanyang, was introduced to Gaesung and became Gaesunginsam (Gaesung Ginseng). (See, Jeungbo literature)
- Representative special product of Hwasun-gun: 36 households 124 ha (having historic site and natural environment and restoring old days reputation)
Sanyangsam, equivalent to wild ginseng
Sanyangsam which grows up from the seed in the ground where drainage is good; moisture, nutrients and sun lights are affluent with humus; and it is cautiously cultivated thereafter to avoid damage even on a root of it