Nettle and dandelion: useful properties of medicinal plants
An excellent alternative to medicines inpreventive purposes are folk medicine, such as various medicinal herbs. In our country, huge popularity is enjoyed: dandelion, nettle, celandine, string, raspberry and many others. Especially I want to distinguish the first two plants.
About this flower you can talk endlessly,modest dandelion, useful properties, which are known to everyone, in huge numbers found in the middle band from May to September. Vitamins and nutrients are rich not only in leaves, but in flowers themselves. They contain phosphorus, potassium, manganese, nicotinic acid. Young dandelions can and should be eaten.
On their basis often make a variety of soups andpuree, as well as fresh salads. Regular use of these dishes helps to fight against beriberi, and also to normalize the metabolism. As an original delicacy for food used pickled buds. This recipe with this unique plant does not end there. From flowers, jam are cooked, roots can act as an alternative to coffee. In addition, in England, wine is prepared from a dandelion.
Amazing flower, dandelion, useful propertieswhich is highly appreciated by medicine. Experts recommend to prepare the broth on the basis of roots and leaves. With its help, you can stimulate your appetite, use it as a diuretic, and also a good medicine for the stomach. Infusion of dandelion - a good preventive remedy for diseases such as kidney stones or gall bladder and atherosclerosis.
Now you know how you can use a dandelion,useful properties, by the way, are contained in its juice. It can perfectly strengthen and tonify the body, normalizes the increased acidity of the stomach. Freshly squeezed juice from the leaves and roots of this plant can help in the fight against periodontal disease and pain in the bones. Collect flowers in the spring or in the first month of summer. It is unlikely that there are people in our country who do not know what a dandelion looks like. Photos of him are found in magazines, newspapers, national calendars.
The curative properties of nettle are also widely known. For medicinal purposes, all parts of the plant are used. It contains such useful substances as carotene, mineral salts and glycoside.
With the help of nettle it is possible to improve coagulabilityblood, normalize the menstrual cycle, increase hemoglobin. In addition, it has a healing effect on wounds and helps to normalize the metabolism. The people ascribe to it also the ability to help with colds, asthma and fever. In addition to medicinal broths, nettles can be eaten in salads and soups. In the villages of her often make brooms for the bath, which contribute to getting rid of sciatica. Nettle can be consumed separately, and can be mixed with other useful herbs. Such infusions are an excellent preventive agent.
Natural medicines: nettle and dandelion, the useful properties of which are widely known in folk medicine, are used in the form of broths and tinctures, as well as ingredients of delicious and useful recipes. A variety of dishes on their basis: soups, mashed potatoes and salads will please you with excellent taste and lots of vitamins.