Useful and therapeutic properties of ling

August 12, 2017 17:59 | Drug Plants

Evergreen branched shrub about 50-70 cm;The leaves are evergreen, opposite, sessile, co-rotkolineynye, very small, thick stem and Dressing

branches;The flowers are small, dry, purple, globe-shaped, fragrant, in a rare narrow wrists.Blooms in July-August.It grows in pine forests on sandy soil.

contains tannins, arbutin, flavonoids, saponins, gum.In folk medicine uses the aerial part, collected during flowering.

has a diuretic effect and is used in nephrolithiasis.Broth flowering branches drink for rheumatism (considered to be a good way), with colds, fright, nervous diseases, dysentery;alcohol tincture used in pulmonary tuberculosis, do baths for rheumatism, swelling in the legs due to kidney and heart disease;broth poured over the wound;boiled the grass is applied to the injured spot, the fracture site;fine powder of flowers sprinkled suppurating wounds;places infected eczema, burns and smeared with ointment, powder made of flowers and internal lard.


Broth: 10 g per 200 ml, to insist 3

0-40 minutes, filter and take 2 tbsp.spoon 3 times a day before meals.

Bath: 50-70 g per bucket of hot water, infuse 30 to 40 minutes.

Tincture: 10 g per 200 ml, take 30-40 drops 3 times a day.

Infusion: 3 teaspoons of herbs to 2 cups boiling water (daily dose) for kidney stones, at a dropsy..

Heather enters the mixture of herbs in the treatment of catarrh of the stomach, especially with high acidity.That mixture, neutralizing the acidity: heather grass - 40 g, centaury - 30 g, St. John's Wort - 40 g, Peppermint - 20 g, and buckthorn bark - 20 g 2 tbsp.Spoon mixture into 0.5 liters of boiled water, soar at least 30 minutes.Drink per day.

heather applied as a means of calming nerves and partly acting hypnotics... When

upset nerves, insomnia, fearfulness, suspiciousness, etc. take the following mix: grasses

motherwort - 30 g of heather - 40 g, Cudweed - 30 g, valerian root - 10 g 4 tbsp.Spoon this mixture brew in 1 liter of boiling water (soar the whole night) and take 4-5 sips every hour, drinking all day.