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THE POWERFUL BENEFITS OF EPAZOTE

THE POWERFUL BENEFITS OF EPAZOTE />
Epazote (lat. Chenopodium ambrosioides L.) is a perennial herb of the Chenopodiaceae family. Epazote is a perennial aromatic plant reaching 100-150 cm in height. The root is long and pivotal. The leaves are alternate, pointed, narrowing towards the base, medium-sized, oval-elliptical in shape, dentate along the edge. read more

AROMATIC CALAMUS HEALTH BENEFITS

AROMATIC CALAMUS HEALTH BENEFITS />
Calamus is a perennial herb up to 60-100 cm height. The rhizome is thick, cylindrical, sinuous, covered on top with dark, broad leafy scars. The rhizome is located horizontally, almost on the surface, reaches a length of up to 1.5 m. Calamus roots are thin, fibrous and located in nodes. read more

MEADOWSWEET: VERSATILE HERB REMEDY

MEADOWSWEET: VERSATILE HERB REMEDY />
Meadowsweet (Latin. Filipéndula Ulmaria) is a representative of the genus Filipéndula, of the subfamily Rosoideae, of the Rosaceae family. The generic name Filipendula is formed from "filum" (thread) and "pendulus" (hanging), because the root tubers seem to hang on filiform roots. The genus combines up to 10 species. read more

HARSH BUT HEALTHY OREGANO

HARSH BUT HEALTHY OREGANO />
Since the Middle Ages, Oregano has occupied an important place among Mediterranean herbs. The name of this fragrant plant with small green leaves is translated as "decoration of the mountains" or "mountain joy". Oregano is often confused with marjoram. Although these herbs are both with a tart spicy smell and are similar in appearance, they have different taste and healing properties. read more

DANDELION WORKS ITS MAGIC

DANDELION WORKS ITS MAGIC />
This sunny flower was brought to America as a food crop. Now it is assimilated throughout Southern Africa, North and South America, Australia, New Zealand, India. It can be found in all 50 states and most Canadian provinces. In China, folk healers use dandelion to improve the patient's appetite, to treat skin diseases and problems with lymph nodes. The plant is widely used as an antipyretic and diaphoretic remedy. Also, it increases the supply of milk in breastfeeding women. Bulgarian traditional healers use taraxacum officinale to get rid of problems with the liver, stomach, gall bladder and intestines. What is more the juice and leaves help with atherosclerosis, anemia, hemorrhoids and vitamin C deficiency. read more

LINDEN. REAL AND FAST RECOVERY FROM MANY DISEASES

LINDEN. REAL AND FAST RECOVERY FROM MANY DISEASES />
It is a naturally occurring hybrid between Tilia cordata (small-leaved lime) and Tilia platyphyllos (large-leaved lime). However it is not closely related to the lime fruit tree. It is a deciduous tree up to 15–50 m of height. The leaves are intermediate of 6-15 cm long. The flowers are produced in clusters. The fruit is a dry nut-like drupe with diameter of 8 mm. read more

MEDICINAL USES OF ANGELICA

MEDICINAL USES OF ANGELICA />
Decoction of the rhizome is used for flatulence, gastrointestinal diseases, hypoacid gastritis, biliary dyskinesia, colds, bronchitis, laryngitis, pneumonia, as a diuretic, bactericidal and expectorant. Tincture is used to increase appetite and improve digestion, enhance motor and secretory bowel function. The extract is used as an antispasmodic and sedative for spasms of organs with smooth muscles. read more

VERSATILE DILL HERB

VERSATILE DILL HERB />
Dill is recommended for people with hypertension. Its consumption can cause vasodilation of blood vessels and, as a consequence, reduce blood pressure. Due to the strong diuretic effect, dill is recommended for people with urolithiasis and who have problems with fluid retention in the body. read more

MOTHERWORT. THE LINE-HEARTED HERB

MOTHERWORT. THE LINE-HEARTED HERB />
In folk medicine, motherwort is used as a diuretic, as well is consumed for headache, cough, catarrh of lungs, rheumatism, asthma, diseases of the nervous system and digestive tract, for normalization of cardiac activity and regulation of the menstrual cycle. Motherwort can be used in the form of tea to normalize the nervous system. Motherwort is often used in herb collections: hawthorn flowers, mistletoe, motherwort herb, cudweeds with hypertensive disease of the I-II degree. read more