Ethnoscience


Garlic

Garlic

Garlic General information Garlic is one of the oldest vegetable crops that attracted the attention of a person. His homeland - South Asia, since ancient times grow a plant and on the territory of our country. Garlic is an annual bulbous plant. The bulb consists of a strongly sho...

Savory garden( Satureja bortensis)

Savory garden( Satureja bortensis)

The garden gardener( Satureja bortensis) An annual plant with a height of 20-60 cm. Its motherland is the eastern regions of the Mediterranean and the Black Sea region. It was well known to the ancient Greeks and Romans. This plant also has the names of savory fragrant, savory annual, s...

Common beans

Common beans

Common bean General information This annual plant has shrub forms( main and lateral shoots end with a flower brush) and curly. Root stem, strongly branched. Most of the roots are located in the upper layer of the soil, the individual reaches a depth of 75 cm. The leaves are tripl...

Yarrow common( Acbillea millefolium)

Yarrow common( Acbillea millefolium)

Yarrow common( Acbillea millefolium) Perennial plant of the Compositae family. It is distributed in almost all regions of Russia. It grows in meadows, in thickets of bushes, along the slopes of mountains, along roads, on the borders, along ravines. Folk names yarrow - Achilles, goose...

Caraway cumin( Carum carvi)

Caraway cumin( Carum carvi)

Caraway cumin( Carum carvi) A biennial umbelliferous plant 30 to 100 cm high. Cumin was used in the Neolithic Age. This is the oldest spicy plant, the seeds of which were found during archaeological excavations in structures dating back to the third millennium BC.Homeland caraway is con...

Celery fragrant( Apium graveolens)

Celery fragrant( Apium graveolens)

Celery odorous( Apium graveolens) Celery - a biennial spicy-flavored vegetable plant. Even in the Middle Ages, celery was known as a vegetable plant, and today it is difficult to say whether it is more vegetable or spicery. His homeland is the coastal regions of southern Europe and Asia...

Mountain ash

Mountain ash

Ashberries General information Rowan among the fruit species is one of the first places in winter hardiness. Carries frosts to -50 ° С.The plant is unpretentious( it can be grown on plots at an altitude of 1200 m above sea level), high-yielding and simply beautiful, especially at...

Ruta graveolens

Ruta graveolens

Ruta graveolens Ancient perennial medicinal plant. Its homeland - Southern Europe, grows well in the Mediterranean Sea, that is, in a warm climate. Thanks to the healing effect, the root was also appreciated by the ancient Egyptians, Greeks and Romans. Description A peren...

Rhubarb

Rhubarb

Rhubarb General information A perennial plant common in Europe and North America. Has a powerful brown-brown rhizome, which at the age of 4 years reaches a mass of 10 kg. In the upper part of it large red buds are formed, moving into growth after melting snow. In spring, larg...

Motherwort Motherwort( Leonurus cardiaca)

Motherwort Motherwort( Leonurus cardiaca)

Motherwort Motherwort( Leonurus cardiaca) No one knows exactly where the homemade motherwort is in Eastern Europe or Central Asia. In Europe, it is widespread almost everywhere. Motherwort is a honey-bearer, pollinated by bumblebees. People often call it heart gold or a lion's tail. ...