Medicinal plants 2023, February

The Use Of Turnip In Medicine

The Use Of Turnip In Medicine (2023)

Turnip and juice from it have a tonic, antitussive, expectorant, diuretic, antiseptic, bactericidal, wound healing, analgesic, soothing, anti-atherosclerotic, choleretic, distracting effect. In any form, turnip is one of the most effective means of improving the intestines. Eating it in food stimulates the secretion of gastric juice, improves digestion, enhances intestinal peristalsis

The Use Of Vegetables In Diet And Health Promotion

The Use Of Vegetables In Diet And Health Promotion (2023)

The use of plants for the treatment of diseases and health promotion dates back to ancient times. The centuries-old folk experience of observations formed the basis of phytotherapy - the science of treatment with medicinal plants containing various biologically active substances: alkaloids, saponins, glycosides, essential and fatty oils, vitamins, phytoncides, organic acids, etc

Medicinal Properties Of Black Radish

Medicinal Properties Of Black Radish (2023)

Almost every family knows that with the help of radish with honey, coughs and colds can be treated. But this is not all, it also helps in the treatment of diseased joints, atherosclerosis or urolithiasis

Thyme: Cultivation, Medicinal And Culinary Properties

Thyme: Cultivation, Medicinal And Culinary Properties (2023)

Thyme ( Thymus ), thyme or Bogorodskaya herb is a plant of the labiate family, long known as a medicinal and spicy plant. Thyme is widely used in traditional medicine and cooking

Medicinal Properties Of Wild Garlic And Angular Onions

Medicinal Properties Of Wild Garlic And Angular Onions (2023)

Ramson is one of the favorite plants of Siberians. They use it both fresh, and salted and fermented. Its leaves are used for preparing salads, snacks, for dressing in first courses and as a filling for pies

How To Use Peppermint For Medicinal And Cosmetic Purposes

How To Use Peppermint For Medicinal And Cosmetic Purposes (2023)

Mint is a valuable medicinal plant used in official and folk medicine. Since ancient times, mint has been used for cosmetic purposes

Celery, Parsley And Parsnips In Cooking And Traditional Medicine

Celery, Parsley And Parsnips In Cooking And Traditional Medicine (2023)

Parsley, celery and parsnips are herbs that are used as a spice and also in salads. These plants are widely used in pharmacology, and parsley and celery are widely used in cosmetics and perfumery

Thyme Ordinary - Medicinal And Spicy Perennial Plant

Thyme Ordinary - Medicinal And Spicy Perennial Plant (2023)

Thyme is a medicinal and spicy perennial plant. It is also called rosemary, incense, thyme, Bogorodskaya herb, as well as lemon scent, hog pepper, muhonal, jhadobny. The scientific name of the genus "thymus" comes from the word "thymos" in translation from Greek means "strength", "spirit" - in its stimulating effect. Thyme was prized by the ancient Egyptians, Greeks and Romans. From them the cultivation and use of thyme spread

Elsgolzia - Spice And Medicine

Elsgolzia - Spice And Medicine (2023)

Elsgolzia Patrena is very popular in folk medicine. It is used for tuberculosis, asthma, bronchitis, jaundice, kidney stones, hemorrhoids, inflammation of the lymph nodes, diarrhea and cramps in the abdominal cavity

Peppermint: Biological Characteristics, Cultivation, Use In Medicine, In Cosmetics And In Cooking

Peppermint: Biological Characteristics, Cultivation, Use In Medicine, In Cosmetics And In Cooking (2023)

Mint is a valuable essential oil culture that has found wide application in medicine and cooking. Botanists have identified 22 species of mint in the domestic flora. Various mint are widely and abundantly found in the temperate zone of the Old and New Worlds. In Russian classics, field mint is repeatedly sung - a close relative of peppermint. It is one of the most common and popular types of mint. This perennial is not uncommon in the forest zone. Wild mint can most often be found on the ba

How To Use White Cabbage For Medicinal Purposes

How To Use White Cabbage For Medicinal Purposes (2023)

In medicine, cabbage juice began to be used when it was discovered that it contains an anti-ulcer substance - vitamin U, obtained synthetically, but the effect of cabbage juice turned out to be stronger than the effect of tablets

Medicinal Properties Of Various Onions

Medicinal Properties Of Various Onions (2023)

Onion ( genus Allium L. ) belongs to the onion family ( Alliaceae L. ), numbering over 300 species; more than 200 grow on the territory of Russia. In the East there is a saying "Onions, every disease passes in your arms!" We say in short: "Onion - from seven ailments"

The Healing Properties Of Onions

The Healing Properties Of Onions (2023)

Onions have a rich composition. It contains up to 10 % sugars - inulin, glucose, fructose; fiber, proteins, calcium, phosphorus, magnesium, potassium, sodium, iron, zinc, iodine, boron, cobalt salts; vitamins: ascorbic acid, provitamin A, vitamins B1, B2, B5, B6, B9, PP, E

The Healing Properties Of Garlic

The Healing Properties Of Garlic (2023)

With the help of garlic, they treat many ailments, starting with a runny nose and ending with serious heart and vascular diseases, cleanse blood vessels, stomach, relieve brain spasms, strengthen the immune system

Healing Properties Of Carrots

Healing Properties Of Carrots (2023)

Modern studies have shown that carrots contain many useful substances for humans: sugar in it - 6.5 %, there are proteins, vitamins - C, E, K, B vitamins, provitamin A ( carotene ), mineral salts of potassium, copper, iron, cobalt, phosphorus

New Variety Of Tomatoes Will Save From Prostate Cancer

New Variety Of Tomatoes Will Save From Prostate Cancer (2023)

A new variety of tomatoes has been developed that can prevent the development of cancer. To increase the lycopene content in the structure of the hereditary material, the plants introduced a yeast gene that stimulates the production of enzymes involved in the formation of lycopene

Kuril Tea Or Cinquefoil Shrub

Kuril Tea Or Cinquefoil Shrub (2023)

Botanists call the Kuril tea cinquefoil shrub. People have long appreciated its decorative qualities and since the 17th century have been cultivating it in gardens and parks. But as a plant with medicinal properties, it has become widespread quite recently

The Cultivation And Healing Properties Of The High

The Cultivation And Healing Properties Of The High (2023)

In medicine, a tincture of zamaniha rhizomes is used as a mildly acting stimulating drug for general weakness of the body. In moderate doses, it raises blood pressure, and in medium to high doses it lowers it

Medicinal Use Of Daylilies

Medicinal Use Of Daylilies (2023)

In folk medicine, a decoction of flowers is drunk for diseases of the heart and liver; infusion of herbs - for fever and rheumatism; infusion of leaves and stems - with jaundice. Rhizomes and roots are recommended for the treatment of female diseases

Common Hops: Use In Medicine And Cosmetics

Common Hops: Use In Medicine And Cosmetics (2023)

Old recipes for traditional medicine recommend a simple sedative for insomnia. It consists in filling the pillow with fresh ordinary hop cones, and sleep will not hesitate to come. What is this plant?

Schisandra Chinensis - Medicinal Properties And Recipes For Preparations

Schisandra Chinensis - Medicinal Properties And Recipes For Preparations (2023)

For a long time, the hunters of Primorye used the tonic properties of lemongrass, widely used fresh berries and harvested dried fruits for future use. A handful of dried berries, for example, allows a hunter to go without food and rest for a long time

The Healing Properties Of Jerusalem Artichoke

The Healing Properties Of Jerusalem Artichoke (2023)

Jerusalem artichoke is recommended for diabetes, atherosclerosis, tachycardia, ischemic disease, thrombophlebitis, anemia, leukemia, tuberculosis, cystitis, pyelonephritis, gastritis, peptic ulcer, constipation, intoxication, osteochondrosis, radiculitis, gout. Here are some simple recipes

Cyanosis Is Blue: It Heals And Pleases The Eye

Cyanosis Is Blue: It Heals And Pleases The Eye (2023)

In June, when the grass stand is waist-deep, the meadows are colored with clumps or pyramids of individual plants with bright azure bells. This cyanosis is blue or overpower-grass, - a very beautiful and medicinal plant that should be planted in your garden

Nasturtium Folk Medicine And Cooking

Nasturtium Folk Medicine And Cooking (2023)

We are used to nasturtium as an ornamental plant, so it is difficult to imagine it as a medicine or food seasoning. Nevertheless, infusions and decoctions of nasturtium reduce attacks of angina pectoris, but what can you say about "capers" from its seeds? Try it

Medicinal Properties And Cultivation Of Sakhalin Arnica

Medicinal Properties And Cultivation Of Sakhalin Arnica (2023)

Arnica is used for bleeding, angina pectoris, hypertension, hepatitis and cholecystitis, gout, epilepsy, cholelithiasis and other diseases. She treats bruises, ulcers, burns and frostbite, stomatitis and periodontal disease

Hypericum - Medicinal And Ornamental Plants

Hypericum - Medicinal And Ornamental Plants (2023)

In addition to the well-known medicinal plant - Hypericum perforatum, the genus St. John's wort includes about 300 more species. These are perennials, dwarf shrubs and annuals. I'll tell you about four species growing in my garden

Fragrant Violet - Cultivation And Medicinal Use

Fragrant Violet - Cultivation And Medicinal Use (2023)

Fragrant violet is a perennial plant 10-25 cm high. It is widely used in landscape design. Its leaves and flowers are valued in herbal medicine, especially effective for congestion in the lungs, skin sensitivity, fragility of blood vessels. Leaves treat cystitis

Hemp Sternum - Cultivation And Use

Hemp Sternum - Cultivation And Use (2023)

Bone sap is a beautiful plant and a good healer. It has a laxative, diuretic, bactericidal, anti-inflammatory, wound healing, diaphoretic, choleretic, antihelminthic and emetic properties

Growing And Using Lavender In Design And Medicine

Growing And Using Lavender In Design And Medicine (2023)

In folk medicine, lavender is used in the treatment of neurasthenia, cardiovascular diseases, migraines, rheumatism, urolithiasis, pyelonephritis, as well as gastrointestinal diseases with low acidity

Double Monarda - "Oswego Tea"

Double Monarda - "Oswego Tea" (2023)

The main value of the monarda is its aromatic and healing properties. Its aroma has common notes with thyme, oregano, mint, lemon. But there is also something from lavender, eucalyptus

The Healing Properties Of Chicory

The Healing Properties Of Chicory (2023)

Chicory is used to treat liver diseases. But it also has wound healing, urinary and choleretic, anti-inflammatory, properties, activates metabolic processes, helps with tachycardia

Poisonous Plants In The Garden And Outside

Poisonous Plants In The Garden And Outside (2023)

Today we will tell you about plants that are common in our region and pose a danger to adults and a great danger to children. We add that some of them grow not only in nature but also right in our gardens

Growing Milk Thistle

Growing Milk Thistle (2023)

Milk thistle has been used as a medicinal plant for over two thousand years. According to historical documents, a decoction of the fruits was used in Ancient Greece - Dioscorides recommended the use of milk thistle for many diseases

Blue Cornflower - Centavria Cyanis - Centaur Medicine

Blue Cornflower - Centavria Cyanis - Centaur Medicine (2023)

The Latin name of the cornflower, Centaurea cyanus, is associated with a legend: one of the centaurs knew how to heal with herbs, and he found that cornflower juice has the precious property of healing wounds, and he cured his wound received in the battle with Hercules

Milk Thistle - A Useful Medicinal Plant

Milk Thistle - A Useful Medicinal Plant (2023)

From the literature I know that the medicinal raw materials of milk thistle are seeds, roots and even leaves. The seeds are dried, stored in bags and used as a decoction, tincture or powder for the treatment of liver inflammation and varicose veins of the lower extremities

Black Nightshade - Medicinal Plant

Black Nightshade - Medicinal Plant (2023)

Eating black nightshade fruit in food improves visual acuity. In addition, they have anthelmintic and mild laxative properties, help patients with hypertension, as well as atherosclerosis

Milk Thistle, Cultivation And Use

Milk Thistle, Cultivation And Use (2023)

Milk thistle is treated for severe ailments. Liver diseases: cirrhosis, jaundice, damage from alcohol, toxins, radiation. Milk thistle is also used in the treatment of cholecystitis, inflammation of the bile ducts and gallstone disease

The Healing Properties Of Sunflower

The Healing Properties Of Sunflower (2023)

We all love seeds. But few people know that sunflower is used in the treatment of diseases of the spleen, liver, stomach, duodenum, intestines, pancreas, in the removal of kidney stones

Useful Properties Of Different Varieties Of Apples

Useful Properties Of Different Varieties Of Apples (2023)

Apples are one of the richest sources of pectin substances. These substances are of great importance in our time, since they have the property of binding and neutralizing compounds of heavy and radioactive metals that enter the human body. In addition, pectin substances delay the development of harmful microorganisms in the intestines, normalize the digestion process, and contribute to the elimination of cholesterol from the body

Schisandra Chinensis - A Storehouse Of Biologically Active Compounds

Schisandra Chinensis - A Storehouse Of Biologically Active Compounds (2023)

Taking dried berries increases endurance: a person gets tired less, does not suffer from cold; it increases visual acuity ( including night vision ), lowers blood sugar, dilates peripheral blood vessels, increases blood pressure. In Korea, lemongrass juice is mixed with honey and used as a medicine. It is used in the treatment of the gastrointestinal tract and pulmonary diseases, it is recommended for patients with impaired vision and low