If you are sick – you need to drink pills. I got a cold – running after antibiotics: God forbid a complication, pneumonia or something worse. And how did you live? Well, to be honest – not very long. Sterilization, antibiotics and antibiotics. But from every sneeze and diarrhea, people still did not die. And they didn’t want them. And after all the truth, it is possible to obtain from the so-called medicinal plants. Where plants and compounds are used. You only need to know – what. And you can tell you what it is. And in the first place we have shrubs. So …
Medicinal plants – shrubs
Viburnum opulus. Bark, flowers and berries are of interest. The bush usually doesn’t have to survive this procedure. It is better to get it. Flowering begins in early May. Flowers are collected in the sun. Used to treat eczema externally and to fight diarrhea internally. As for the fruit, then everything is much more interesting. If it reaches a temperature of 80 degrees. The finished product is used to combat hypertension and as a diuretic.
Crataegus. It is distributed almost everywhere – even used for street gardening. It is a glycosides, flavonoids and triterpenes. These substances are used to treat most heart diseases, especially angina pectoris. It was the most common use. Flowers have been fully blossomed. It is dry. Fruits are harvested in September and October. It’s better to wait. Here it can be dried under the temperature of 50 degrees. In addition to the medical value of hawthorn fruit, you can.
Juniperus. Of particular interest are blue cones. They contain a huge amount of sugars, resins, essential oils and organic acids. In folk medicine, juniper is used quite widely. It is also an effective diuretic, it is also a urinary tract (urinary tract), a rheumatism cure (add to the bath), and an expectorant. I don’t even think about how much more effective infusions and decoctions, therefore, recommend using only them. But if we talk about harvesting, then cones are harvested in late August-early October. This junior is prickly. It is unacceptable to shake it. Attempting temperature is not more than 30 degrees.
Sorbus aucuparia. We are interested in bark and fruit. The bark, since it has tannic properties, is quite useful for the treatment of some dermatological diseases such as eczema. As for fruits, the scope of their application is much wider. It is important that the juice of the acid is reduced. The decoction is used for dysentery (tanning properties, yes) and for urolithiasis. In addition, the berries contain sorbic acid, which is an excellent preservative. After the first cold, tearing whole clusters. At a temperature not exceeding 80 degrees.
Rosa canina. We’re only interested in the fruits, because they contain a huge amount of vitamins C, P, A, E and B. But with thrombophlebitis, thrombosis and diabetes mellitus from rose hips should be avoided. It will be the maximum. It is necessary to increase the temperature above 90 degrees. The vitamins will be preserved.
This is not a complete list of shrubs that have healing properties. It is almost impossible to use your health care plan. Unless, of course, you should get out.
Medicinal plants. Shrubs Part 1