Calaguala health benefits

Calaguala health benefits

Calaguala health benefits CALAGUALA (Polipodium m_hesperium, Polipodium aureun L.), has as active principles: Calagualina, polypodine, fatty acids and tannin’s. It works as an immunomodulator, stimulates the action of T lymphocytes. Popular Recipes 1: For infections in the kidneys, rhizomes are used in decoction. Usually about 6 per litre of water. …

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Agathosma betulina health benefits

Agathosma betulina health benefits

Agathosma betulina health benefits Buchú Agathosma betulina (Bergius) Pill Vernacular names: buchú, buco. Botanical Description Fragrant shrub of 1 -1.5 m in height. Small leaves, curvaceous, shortly etiolate, ovate bright yellowish green, 1 -2 cm long by 0.5 – 1 cm wide, jagged edges where numerous glands with essential oil …

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Lavender plant health benefits

Lavender plant health benefits

Lavender plant health benefits Lavender Lavandula angustifolia Mill. Vernacular names: lavender, lavender Botanical Description Characteristic scrub shrub, 50 – 80 cm high. Stems woody, very branched, from which are born herbaceous branches profusely covered with opposite, narrow and elongated leaves, 2 – 5 cm in length. Small flowers, blue-Gray or …

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Sweet basil herb health benefits

Sweet basil herb health benefits

Sweet basil herb health benefits Sweet herb Calceolaria thyrsiflora Graph Vernacular names: sweet grass, sweet stick, palpi, palpüd. Botanical Description Shrub 30 – 80 cm tall, glabrous, sometimes with some hairs. Rough branches, usually reddish, covered with linear or lance late leaves, vermiculate, acute, toothed, 1.5 – 3 cm in …

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St John’s wort health benefits and side effects

St John’s wort health benefits and side effects

St John’s wort health benefits and side effects St. John’s wort Hypericum perforatum   L. Vernacular names: St. John’s wort, pericone, St. John’s wort, yellow grass. Botanical Description Evergreen grass or shrub, smooth, of woody and branched roots that give rise to many cylindrical stems of pale brown colour that can …

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Verbascum Thapsus health benefits

Verbascum Thapsus health benefits

Verbascum Thapsus health benefits Cloth grass Verbascum Thapsus L. Vernacular names: cloth grass, childbirth grass, mullein (Portugal). Botanical Description Biennial herb of 1.2 m tall, hairy, yellowish-greenish colour. Stem erect, woolly. Leaves in rosette, oblong-lance late or elliptic, with whole or toothed margins, up to 30 cm long by 10 …

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Fennel health benefits side effects

Fennel health benefits side effects

Fennel health benefits side effects Fennel Foeniculum vulgare Mill. Vernacular name: fennel. Botanical Description evergreen grass up to 2 m tall, smooth, erect, very fragrant like anise 1. Leaves up to 30 cm long. Flowers yellow-intense, 2 mm in length, whose inflorescence grows into a shape reminiscent of an umbrella. …

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