Ethnoscience


Callisia fragrans

Callisia fragrans

Scalloped calligraphy( Callisia fragrans) Calligraphy fragrant, or golden mustache is a perennial plant of the comnelin family. This is a fairly large plant, reaching about 1 m in height, with two types of shoots: erect and horizontal. Healing properties have a plant, in which...

Lemon( Citrus limon)

Lemon( Citrus limon)

Lemon( Citrus limon) Lemon is an evergreen tree plant of the family of rutids. In nature reaches 5 m in height. Shoots branching. Leaves are leathery, short-petioled, lanceolate, with small denticles along the edges, have a characteristic odor. Flowers are usually single, ...

Therapeutic properties of agave( radiculitis)

Therapeutic properties of agave( radiculitis)

The healing properties of agave( radiculitis) In Mexico, stems and leaves of agave are eaten, juice is produced from sugar, molasses and alcoholic beverages( pulque and tequila).Of the agave fibers( sisal), they make strong ropes, ropes. The healing properties of this plant are also ...

Bleached black

Bleached black

Belen black Very toxic! It is protected. Nightshade - Solanaceae. Used parts: leaves, grass, less often seeds. Pharmacy: leaves of henbane - Hyoscyami folium( formerly Folia Hyoscyami), herbaceous grass - Hyoscyami heiba( formerly: Heiba ​​Hyoscyami), seeds of henbane - Hyoscyami sem...

Colchicum autumnal

Colchicum autumnal

Autumn Columnless Deadly poison! Folk names: poisonous flower, poisonous crocus, autumn flower, dog's bow, lousy flower, spider's flower, devil's bread, meadow saffron. Used parts: seeds and corms. Pharmacy name: seeds of colchicum - Colchici semen( formerly: Semen Colchici), Colchic...

Active substances in the composition of plants( essential oils, resins)

Active substances in the composition of plants( essential oils, resins)

Active substances in plants( essential oils, resins) Essential oils are fragrant, easily volatile substances, contained in various plant organs, but mainly in leaves and flowers. Essential oils are easily distilled from plant material by steam and are essentially mixtures of vario...

Comfrey officinalis( Sympbytum officinale)

Comfrey officinalis( Sympbytum officinale)

Comfrey( Sympbytum officinale) A powerful beautiful comfrey plant is found in humid places along the banks of rivers and streams in the Crimea, Siberia, the Carpathians, in the middle and southern strip of Russia. Fine honey plant. Description Comfrey is a perennial high ...

Snakehead( Dracocepbalum moldavica)

Snakehead( Dracocepbalum moldavica)

Snakehead( Dracocepbalum moldavica) Valuable honey is also known as "Turkish Melissa".In the wild it occurs in Siberia, Europe, Central Asia and China. Description An annual plant that has a green, red-violet tinge erect stalk to 70-120 cm in height. Leaves lanceolate, da...

Bedrenice( Pimpinella major)

Bedrenice( Pimpinella major)

Bedrich( Pimpinella major) Bedrenetz is a perennial umbelliferous herb with a height of 20-60 cm with a longitudinally ribbed stem. In the wild it occurs on dry meadows, meadows, near roads and on the fringes of forests. In Europe it is distributed from the Alps to the North Sea. ...

Coriander seed( Coriandrum sativum)

Coriander seed( Coriandrum sativum)

Coriander seed( Coriandrum sativum) An annual herbaceous plant 30-50 cm high. Its motherland is the eastern Mediterranean. It has long been cultivated in many countries. Probably, coriander is the oldest known spice in the history of mankind. It is mentioned in the Old Testament and in ...