Magnolia Flower (also known as Magnoliae Flos in the pharmaceutical world) is a type of herb commonly used in traditional Chinese medicine. It has a bitter and spicy taste and is slightly warm in temperature. It is often used to help with conditions such as wind-cold and blocked nasal passages. However, it should be used with caution during pregnancy and should not be used if you have a condition called yin deficient heat. The recommended dosage is between 3-9 grams. This herb is believed to affect the Lung and Stomach meridians in the body.