Gram Zdrowia

Home Masters dr Henryk Rozanski Herbs Bilberries, lingonberry, cowberry - Vaccinium vitis - idaea (Ericaceae)

Bilberries, lingonberry, cowberry - Vaccinium vitis - idaea (Ericaceae)

Print

Bilberries, lingonberry, cowberry - Vaccinium vitis - idaea (Ericaceae)

 

description

Evergreen shrub growing up to 30 cm in height ; tops groin grow from underground stems , flowers white slightly reddish , berry initially white , then bright red , leaves bare , green , shore rolled up , the bottom of adenoid dotted . It blooms from May to July ; bears fruit in August. In some Polish regions ( southern and southwestern ) results in a second time in September, October and November . Bilberries often confused with bearberry ( provided, it scrambles on the ground, the underside of the leaves have a delicate vascular mesh - nerwację ; fruit inside is whitish, mealy ) . Cranberry growing in coniferous and coniferous - deciduous , in the bushes and on the moors .


 

Raw

The raw material is a herbal leaf and fruit of lingonberry - Folium et Fructus Vitis idaeae . Leaves can be purchased at pharmacies and herbal shops (pack of 20, 25 and 50 g). Leaves are collected , or at the beginning of flowering or fruit at the time of acquisition . Fruit firm dried first at normal temperature , when the subject wrinkled finish drying them in an open oven heated to a temperature of 80 ° C. The leaves are dried at 20 - 30o C. The dry materials must be ground .

 

The chemical composition

Leaves are phenolic glycosides - arbutin and metyloarbutynę , flavonoid compounds , such as isoquercetin , catechin tannins - about 12% , organic acids - square quinic triterpenes , minerals (much manganese ) and vitamins.

The fruits contain vitamin . C - 16 mg/100 g, vit. A - 120 IU , vit. P - 460 mg, vit. B - 20 g , vit. B2 - 70 ug , sugarcane - 8.17% , 2.06% malic quarter , mineral salts - 0.35% ( potassium , calcium, iron , phosphorus and manganese ) , pectin - 0.63 % , tannins, acid derivatives salicylic acid , citric acid and acetic acid quarter .

 

Operation and use

Lingonberry leaves act like bearberry leaves , that is , a diuretic , a strong disinfectant for the urinary tract and gastrointestinal tract, relaxant , antidiarrheal , anti-inflammatory, cholagogue , przeciwkrwotocznie . Arbutin in the leaves and metyloarbutyna breaks down into glucose and hydroquinone - an aromatic compound antibacterial , and antiviral pierwotniakobójczym .

Indications: infection and inflammation of the urinary tract , urolithiasis , oliguria , diarrhea , indigestion , infectious diseases , fever .

An infusion of the leaves 2 tablespoons of leaves pour 2 cups boiling water , let stand for 30 minutes , then strain . Drink 4-6 times a plot of 100 ml babies weighing 3 kg - 4-5 ml , 4 kg - 5-6 ml , 5 kg - 7 ml , 7 kg - 10 ml , 3-4 times the plot and the children ; 9-10 kg - 12-13 ml , 15 kg - 21 ml , 21 kg - 30 ml , 24 kg - 3 ^ ml , 32 kg - 45 ml , 42 kg - 60 ml , 54 kg - 77 ml , 3-5 times the plot

Tincture of leaves : a half cups of dry, shredded leaves pour 400 ml of vodka , macerate 14 days ; filter. Take four times a plot of 10 ml in 50 ml of water. Swab soaked in tincture wash oily skin with acne adolescence , pimples , sores , blisters , wounds , burns, eczema , impetigo , weeping . eczema and herpes .

An infusion or decoction and tincture with dried fruits work against diarrhea , fever, antibacterial , diuretic and anti-inflammatory .

Tincture of fruit : a half cups of dry ground fruit pour 400 ml of vodka , macerate 14 days ; filter. Take 3-4 times a plot of 15 ml in 50 ml of water; children: 23 kg - 4-5 ml , 32 kg - 6-7 ml , 42 kg - 9 ml , 54 kg - 11-12 ml , 3-4 times the plot in 50 ml of water.

Infusion of fruits: 2-3 tablespoons of fruit pour 400 ml of boiling water , let stand for 20 minutes , strain , and if it does not treat diarrhea sweeten with honey. Drink 3-4 times a plot of 150-200 ml . If you want to be fruit broth boil 3-5 minutes. Infants are 50-100-150 ml , depending on age . Infants weighing 3 kg - 8 ml , 4 kg - 11 ml , 5 kg - 14 ml , 7 kg - 20 ml , 3-4 times a plot with digestive disorders and severe or moderate diarrhea .

Fruit is an excellent raw material for making jams, preserves , juices and syrups. Recipes are the blueberry blueberry .

Bilberries, lingonberry, cowberry - Vaccinium vitis - idaea (Ericaceae)
 

Menu główne

Losowy produkt

3,69 PLN

418,20 PLN


Ostatnio na forum

No posts to display.

Komentarze

  • Flax oil - Polish Gold 1/4 Omega-3

    LeenLife E - Omega 3 w najczystszej postaci... Jedyny zarejestrowany w Polsce i na świecie nutraceutyk ...

    Read more...

Gościmy

We have 296 guests online