Oman high according to ancient Slavic legends, has nine magical force that appears in the folk names of plants. But there is also another version of the origin of names associated with the Latin word Helios which means sun.
Bright, Golden-yellow petals create a sun-like inflorescence of Oman, which resembles a large star, which contributes to life on our planet.
The long-term grassy plant in height about two meters. The leaves are grayish below. lower leaves without petioles, sessile. Golden yellow flowers are collected in inflorescence-basket. Blooms of Oman in July – September. In this period it is well visited by bees, you can collect two hundred or three hundred pounds of honey from one hectare of scrubland or industrial plantations of Oman high.
In Ancient Greece about the medicinal use recalled Hippocrates. The great physician of the Arab East Abu Ali Ibn Sina, or which was known in Europe as Avicenna appreciated this plant and its medicinal properties, well-used them in their practice. Continue reading
Agave Americana belongs to the tropical plants. His birthplace – South America. In our country the agave is grown as an ornamental plant, it is somewhat like aloe, or century plant.
The main difference is that its leaves are much wider, the size of half a palm.
The agave plant has no stem at the root which rises above the leaves, it is typical for aloe.
In medicine are used as leaves and the fresh juice of the agave. Often the duration of life of this plant is 15 to 20 years. However, the leaves for the treatment is to take only those aged more than 3 years.
According to their chemical and pharmacological properties of agave Americana is the same as aloe. But doctors have no specific research, therefore, it is used only in folk medicine.
The use of agave
It can be used externally (for example, various kinds of wounds or abscesses) and internal (such treatment is recommended for people suffering from zaboleva of the stomach, lungs, liver). These drugs have a beneficial effect on the body, possessing analgesic, anti-inflammatory, antipyretic, disinfectant, and expectorant. Continue reading
In this article we will not consider the cultivation of fruit plants, and pay attention to this special home business, as cultivation of medicinal plants .
Medicinal plants . this is quite normal and inconspicuous plants, but with healing properties.
I want to note that this idea of small business and has recently become more popular in times of crisis. Tens and even hundreds of thousands of retrenched and dismissed people all over the world looking for a new job. But many live in small regional towns, rural areas or just have their summer cottages. It is possible to weigh, carefully consider and to take a chance. Suddenly you get to organize your small but profitable business.
The great advantage of the business ideas for growing medicinal plants is the fact that medicinal plants grow on the territory of Russia and other countries, so virtually no matter in what region you live in.
I think that most people have a dacha or garden plot, the gardens and orchards, where from year to year planting potatoes. grow onions. cucumbers, tomatoes and cabbage. fruit trees or just flowers. But have you ever wondered that it is possible to much vyhodnotenie your small home based business for growing medicinal plants?! Well, though not on a whole area, and for the beginning (at first as an experiment) on a small site. Because medicinal plants are always in great demand, but also to present the bulk raw material for pharmaceutical companies is imported. Continue reading