Helpful and healing properties of blackberries .herbal teas

August 12, 2017 17:59 | Drug Plants

If you find yourself on a hot summer day on the shore of an unnamed creek forest or clearing,

sure you have come across smiling with dense thickets of prickly with patterned leaves and creeping stems, bushes bundles.Note: Large trifoliate leaves and rather large white flowers, gathered in inflorescences, and here, beside already ripening black with a bluish bloom large fruit - this is it, blackberries.It grows in the European part of Russia everywhere.Perhaps that is why in every place call it differently: turquoise, Boxthorn, ezhina, ZHIVA, zhivinnik, Azhinov, Kamenik, brambles - and that's not all.

Blossoms it in June and July, the fruit ripens a month after flowering.And what a miracle - on the bright green leaves are scattered handfuls of flowers last and the first ripe juicy, sweet taste almost devoid of acid berries.

But this is only a taste.In fact blackberries ascorbic acid six times higher than lemon, and five times more than in orange.In addition, the berries contain about 1 w / v of suga

rs, carotene, thiamin, tocopherol, pectic substances, organic acids, bioflavonoids, minerals (potassium, magnesium, manganese, copper, phosphorus and others.).According to the content of vitamins of group F ahead of blackberries raspberries.The leaves of this plant have tannins, malic, lactic, tartaric and oxalic acid.The seeds - about 12% fatty oil.

about the healing properties of blackberries known since ancient times.Another Dioscorides more than two thousand years ago, patients prescribed a decoction of the leaves in the form of a gargle in diseases of the gums and mouth;externally - packs of leaves for skin diseases.

now well known pronounced antipyretic effect blackberry, so it is useful in the treatment of acute respiratory infections and pneumonia.Decoctions and infusions of dried fruit - one of the strongest sweatshops and diuretics.In addition, a decoction of berries - excellent multivitamin, improves bowel function, taken as a mild laxative.The same effect is overripe berries and unripe, on the contrary, is fixed.Berries and an infusion of them have a restorative and soothing effect when climacteric neuroses.Berries are recommended to use in diseases of the joints, inflammation of the bladder and kidneys.

blackberry leaves have an astringent action.Made from them napar use for stomach bleeding and diarrhea,

for the treatment of hemoptysis.It also is used as an expectorant for coughs, to rinse with angina, in stomatitis and gum disease.From crushed blackberry leaves make a poultice and apply it to the affected skin areas with herpes, eczema, septic wounds.Avicenna used the blackberry leaves for the treatment of psoriasis.Prizhzhennaya the wound poultice of the leaves will help stop the bleeding.For these purposes it is used infusion or decoction of the leaves and young twigs and leaves all prepared at the rate of 10 g leaves in 200 g of water.The same infusion can be taken hot or with honey for coughs and as a diaphoretic.A decoction of the branches can help nervous disorders, menstrual disorders, shortness of breath, flu.

If broth branches regularly wash your hair, you'll notice how much faster and thicker hair will grow.

blackberry leaves are preparing a very useful and nice tea, which is the color, taste and aroma reminiscent of Chinese.To prepare the tea substitute blackberry leaves subjected to fermentation.To do this, they are placed in an enamel pan, close the lid and leave for 2-3 days, until they fade.At the same time the leaves turn black, roam, emit a pleasant smell, resembling the smell of roses.Thereafter they are dried in the open air.

decoction of blackberry roots are used as a diuretic.

♦ tool in the treatment of gastric bleeding, diarrhea, hemoptysis: 20 g of dried leaves of blackberry bluish pour 200 grams of water, put in a water bath for 20-30 minutes.Cool, strain.11rinimat tablespoon 3 times a day.

♦ Diuretic: 10 g of dry roots of blackberries bluish pour 200 grams of water, boil for 10-15 minutes.() Studio, drain.Take 1-2 tablespoons 3-4 times daily before meals.

♦ In inflammatory bowel diseases: take 2 leaves of blackberry bluish and 1 part of marigold flowers.Tablespoon of the mixture pour a glass of boiling water and hold 1.5-2 hours in a water bath.Take a teaspoon 3 times a day.

♦ With diarrhea, gastritis, gastric bleeding: 6-10 grams of dried leaves of blackberry bluish pour 0.5 liters of boiling water, boil for 20 minutes.Cool, strain.Take 0,5 cup 3 times a day.

♦ When disorder of the gastrointestinal tract: take the 10 pieces of leaves Blackberry blue-gray, raspberry leaves, strawberry leaves forest, leaf plantain, grass Hypericum perforatum, 3 pieces of black currant leaves and creeping thyme 2 parts.Tablespoon of the mixture pour a glass of water, bring to a boil and infuse for 1 hour.Take as a tea 1-2 glasses per day.

♦ When enteritis: take in equal amounts Blackberry blue-gray leaves, marigold flowers, peppermint leaves.Tablespoon of the mixture pour a glass of boiling water, leave for 30 minutes.Take 0,5 cup 3 times a day before meals.

♦ In diseases of the pancreas: 2 leaves of blackberry, strawberry leaves 3 parts, 2 pieces of fruit and leaves of wild rose.Tablespoon of the mixture pour a glass of water, bring to a boil, insist 1 hour.Take as a tea 1 - 2 times a day on 1 glass.

♦ In diseases of the pancreas: to take 2 of the blue-gray leaves of blackberry, bramble leaves, 3 parts fruit strawberries and 1 part of thyme creeping.Tablespoon of the mixture pour a glass of water, bring to a boil, insist 1 hour.Take as a tea 1-2 times a day on 1 glass.

♦ In diseases of the pancreas: to take 2 of the blue-gray leaves of blackberry, bilberry leaves and rhizomes of couch grass, knotweed grass, leaves of wild strawberry timber, 1 part black currant leaves and grass creeping thyme, 5 parts of black leaves of Bergenia.Tablespoon of the mixture pour a glass of water, bring to a boil and infuse for 1 hour.

Take as a tea 1-2 glasses per day.

♦ If you have diabetes: Take equal parts of dried berries blackberry blue-gray, ash leaves, grass, horsetail, valerian root.6-8 g of the mixture to make a glass of boiling water, in a thermos for 3-4 hours.Take 0.5 cups in the form of heat 3 times a day.

♦ Atherosclerosis: Take 3 of the blackberry leaves blue-gray, 4 pieces of wood and leaves of wild strawberry rose hips, peppermint 3 parts, 1 part herb Leonurus usual.Tablespoon of the mixture pour a glass of boiling water, leave for 2-3 hours in a warm place.Strain, take 0.5 cups per day.

♦ If skin rashes: Take equal parts of leaf blackberry blue-gray, the bark of the common oak, horsetail grass, grass succession of three separate petals of wild rose flowers, flowers of calendula.Tablespoon of the mixture pour a glass of boiling water, boil in water bath for 10 minutes, insist 2 hours.Apply in the form of lotions and wash with inflamed skin and rashes.

♦ When pustular skin lesions: take in equal amounts Blackberry blue-gray leaves, grass Boudreau, Elecampane root, rhizome calamus.Two tablespoons of the mixture boil 100 g of sunflower oil for 10 minutes, insist for 4 hours.Use to lubricate and compresses.

♦ When skin diseases and diathesis: Take 3 of the fruit and leaves of blackberry blue-gray, leaf clover drug, 2 parts peppermint leaves and leaves of mint field, 4 of the hips, 5 parts of the flowers and leaves of Origanum vulgare.Tablespoon of the mixture pour a glass of water, bring to a boil and infuse for 30-40 minutes.Take as a tea 1-2 glasses per day.

♦ When diathesis and skin diseases in children: Take 2 parts of the fruit and leaves of blackberry blue-gray, grass Oregano 3 parts herb thyme creeping, 5 parts of rosehips.Tablespoon of the mixture pour a glass of water, bring to a boil, infuse 30-40 minutes.Take as a tea 1-2 glasses per day.

♦ When hysteria, neurasthenia: Take 25 grams of blackberry leaf mew, 20 g of sweet woodruff herb and grass motherwort five-blade, 15 g of grass cudweed marsh, 10 g of grass creeping thyme.A mixture of sugar and 1 liter of boiling water, 3 hours in a warm place, strain.The entire infusion to drink in the hot day.

♦ Sedative: Sewing 3 parts blackberry leaves bluish, 2 parts peppermint leaves Perechin, 4 parts rose hips cinnamon and herbs motherwort five lobes, 5 parts of the flowers and leaves of oregano.Tablespoon of the mixture pour a glass of boiling water, leave for 30 minutes, drain.Take 0.5 - 1 cup 2-3 times a day as a tea.

♦ Sedative for children: take 2 pieces of blue-gray leaves of blackberry, wild rose cinnamon 3 parts fruit to 5 parts grass Oregano grass and creeping thyme.Tablespoon of funds pour a glass of boiling water, leave for 30 minutes, drain.Take 0.5 cup 2-3 times a day.

♦ Vitamin collection: Take 3 parts bluish blackberries and bramble, and 1 part of berries and leaves of black currants and herbs Oregano.Tablespoon of the mixture pour a glass of water, bring to a boil, insist 1 hour.Drink as a tea 1-2 glasses per day.