Currently known over a hundred different species of wild rose (wild rose). Medicinal properties of rose hips are not contested even traditional medicine and is often used along with medical drugs.
This plant blooms in late may, after a few months the fruits appear, which are therapeutic. Rosehips are very beautiful, bright orange color, with lots of seeds inside.
Typically, graduates used to treat only the fruits. In turn, traditional medicine considers that the medicinal plant completely.
How useful briar
Medicinal properties of rose hips is that in the fruit is a huge number of various vitamins. Vitamins C, B2, E, P, and many others – all this is contained in the fruit. In smaller doses in medicinal plant contains carotene and Riboflavin. Also worth noting is the fact that the fruits of the Bush – Champions on the content of vitamins in the plant world.
But not only have a therapeutic vitamins and useful properties, as the hips can boast some of the content of iron, magnesium, calcium, phosphorus, essential oils, various types of acids and tannins.
Medicinal properties of rose hips are choleretic and slavomacedonian effect and that a decoction of rose hips can significantly reduce blood pressure. The broth can be eaten if it is necessary to improve the production of blood cells, to improve the intestines and stomach, enhance immunity and resistance to colds .
Harvesting rose hips
Besides fruit trees, traditional medicine is suitable flowers, leaves and even the roots of plants. Harvesting is needed in the fall, so as not to damage the plant. It is best to collect the gloves. Thus, they are less likely to injure your hands on the thorns and tearing the skin of the fruit.
After harvesting, the fruits should be thoroughly dried. I like this dryer allows you to dry anything in a long time at a steady temperature. But can be in the sun. Similarly, dried flowers, roots and leaves of the plant, but they are collected during flowering. Naturally, you should avoid overdrying.
How to drink rose
Tea with wild rose
The most simple use of hips is to brew it as tea and drink several times a day. It can be brewed from leaves – 1 tablespoon of dried leaves per Cup of boiling water, and you can do the fruit – teaspoon of crushed fruit pour a glass of boiling water in a thermos and leave on for at least one hour. Before use, add honey to taste.
This will help you throughout the gastrointestinal tract to better perform their functions, will be gradually taken toxins from the body. normal metabolism, slow down aging, predotvratite atherosclerosis. normal circulation.
Tea with wild rose is also very useful for kidney and liver and as you saturate your body with different vitamins, excellent mood and increase efficiency You will be a pleasant gift.
The infusion of rose hips
Besides tea, you can make an infusion of rose hips. For this, 50 grams of fruit pour two cups of boiling water and leave to infuse for 10 hours in a thermos. Then steamed the fruits are squeezed and the resulting infusion drink three times a day for 100 grams. This infusion can quickly restore normal blood circulation.
To output the stones and sand from the kidneys and bladder, the infusion make less concentrated: tablespoon chopped fruit pour two cups of boiling water, boiled for 15 min in a water bath, to insist to cool, strain and drink half a Cup 2 times a day before meals. For children this broth was diluted by half with water.
How to prepare a decoction of rose hips
A decoction of the flowers of wild rose is used externally for inflammation of the skin or eyes, in the form of washes or compresses: 2 – 3 tbsp pour a glass of boiling water and boil 20 minutes. If the broth to cook the leaves, you should take 50 g.
Medicinal properties of rose hips and apply the decoction of roots of wild rose – it is useful in all diseases of the kidneys. His recipe: 2 tablespoons minced root pour a half a liter of boiling water, boil for 15 minutes. After cooling and straining, the resulting broth to drink during the day. A more concentrated broth added to the bath to relieve tired legs .