Useful and therapeutic properties of fragrant violets

August 12, 2017 17:59 | Drug Plants

Perennial herb with creeping, highly branched rhizome.Basal leaves on long petioles, rounded-oval, heart-shaped, yellow-green.The flowers are dark purple, heavily scented (just by the smell and color of the flowers is different from Viola tricolor - pansies).It blooms in early spring and summer.

Medicinal raw materials are the flowers, leaves and roots, dried in the shade, but quickly.

used in folk medicine.Violet scented effective in diseases of the lungs, accompanied by phlegm, and whooping cough.Whooping cough is treated as follows.The patient is a child allowed to drink a decoction of violets, and this plant oil cake while it is still yellow, or the most boiled grass, too, has a yellow, draped the upper part of the breast, bandage it so as to obtain a kind of hot compress (compress the length of 1-1.5hours).Do it in the morning and in the evening (at night).Broth should give the baby every 2 hours during the day for 1 st.spoon.With this treatment for three days the cough ceases to torment the child

.Sick child aged 7-10 years can take 2-3 tbsp.tablespoons of broth.Very useful decoction of honey to sweeten.Drink decoction of yellow.

The same treatment will produce good results and gout.A decoction or infusion of fragrant violets are inside with emphysema, rheumatoid arthritis, as well as incontinence.

Preparations of violet scented is used for kidney stones (in the presence of sand in the bladder or kidneys), but the treatment of the results will be better if the drug is made from a mixture of violet scented, green beans, corn stigmas, bearberry leaves and birch buds (all equally).Take 2 tbsp.Spoon the mixture for 2-4 cups of boiling water and insist 20 minutes;use for 2-3 items.spoon 3 times a day.

decoction of dried flowers prescribed to get rid of epilepsy, and others. Convulsions.Syrup of flowers give a newborn instead of a laxative, and a cough.Broth violet mossy - for gargling from hoarseness, recommended for flu, sore throat and other inflammations of the mucosa of the upper respiratory tract..


Broth: 2 g per 200 ml;2-3.Art.spoon 3 times a day.Tincture% 25 -I: 25 drops three times a day.

Decoction of whole plant (30 g per 1 liter of water - daily dose) is taken orally for kidney stones, bladder, gout, rheumatism, lung disease, to remove phlegm from the bronchial tubes, whooping cough and other