horse chestnut herb by Constantin Simion

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Chestnut is an ornamental tree, tall up to 30 cm.
It has branched root, strong.
Short trunk, globular crown, dense with thick branches.
The bark turns gray early death in tissues that fall into thin blades .
Stalks and buds young lenticels opposite, large, glossy brown, gummy.
The flowers are grouped in large panicles, erect rich.
They symmetrical, yellowish-white, stained red.
The fruits are green capsules, 3-5 cm in diameter large, spiny, open at maturity in March valve, immediately releasing large seeds 1-2, shiny brown with a high hil, yellow.
Parties used:
Hippocastani floral Flores.
Leaves, Folium hippocastani.
Semen hippocastani-seeds.
Bark-Cortex hippocastani.
Harvesting:
The flowers are harvested in late April and May, when opened more than half of them.
Break or cut with scissors tree blossoms, then pinch the flowers on stalks.
The leaves are harvested in May and June, without petiole, each folio by breaking or cutting at the union petiole leaf.
The seeds are harvested in September-October, in stages, as the fall.
Bark – start sap spring, when the buds begin to burst, the smooth young branches in the pan forming crown.
It is made by cutting ring to 10-15 cm and a cut in long distance, yielding tubular fragments without quality wood.
Horse Chestnut-Natural treatments
It reduces capillary fragility.
Use complementary treatment: phlebitis, varicose veins, hemorrhoids, prostate hypertrophy, rheumatic pain.
Usage.
Internal: form of pharmaceutical products, whereas the limit between the therapeutic dose and toxic dose is small.
Prepare tincture and capsule form.
External: 1 teaspoon bark decoction of 200 ml water;
Tincture of bark and fruits 30%.
As compresses, local baths … read more …

castan salbatic planta medicinala-horse chestnut herb

castan salbatic planta medicinala-horse chestnut herb

Castan Salbatic Planta Medicinala

Castanul salbatic este un arbore ornamental,inalt de pana la 30 cm.Are radacina ramificata,puternica.Trunchiul scurt,coroana globuloasa,densa,cu ramuri groase.Scoarta cenusie se transforma de timpuriu in ritidom solzos.Lujerii tineri cu lenticele si muguri opusi,mari,luciosi,bruni,cleiosi.Florile sunt grupate in panicule mari,erecte,bogate.Au simetrie bilaterala, de culoare alb-galbuie,patate cu rosu.Fructele sunt capsule verzi,mari de 3-5 cm in diametru,tepoase,se deschid la maturitate in 3 valve, punand in libertate 1-2 seminte mari,brun-lucitoare cu un hil mare,galbui.

Partile utilizate:

Florile-Flores hippocastani.

Frunzele-Folium hippocastani.

Semintele-Semen hippocastani.

Scoarta-Cortex hippocastani.

Recoltarea:

Florile se recolteaza la sfarsitul lunii aprilie si in luna mai, cand sunt deschise mai mult de jumatate din numarul lor.Se rup sau se taie cu foarfeca de pomi inflorescentele, apoi se ciupesc florile de pe codite.Frunzele se recolteaza in lunile mai-iunie, fara petiol, prin ruperea fiecarei foliole sau taierea petiolului la locul de unire cu frunza.Semintele se recolteaza in septembrie-octombrie, esalonat, pe masura ce cad.Scoarta- primavara la pornirea sevei,cand mugurii incep sa plesneasca, de pe ramurile tinere netede, in cadrul talerilor de formare a coroanei.Se realizeaza prin taieri inelare la 10-15 cm distanta si o taietura in lung, obtinandu-se fragmente tubulare, fara lemn si de calitate.

Castan salbatic-tratamente naturiste

Diminueaza fragilitatea capilara .Se foloseste complementar pentru tratamentul:flebitelor,varicilor,hemoroizlor,hipertrofiei de prostata,durerilor reumatice.

Mod de folosire.

Intern:sub forma de produse farmaceutice,intrucat limita intre doza terapeutica si doza toxica este mica.Se prepara sub forma tinctura si capsule.

Extern:decoct din 1 lingurita scoarta la 200 ml apa;

Tinctura din scoarta si fructe 30%.Sub forma de comprese,bai locale…citeste mai departe…

castan salbatic planta medicinala-horse chestnut herb
castan salbatic planta medicinala-horse chestnut herb

Horse Chestnut Herb

Chestnut is an ornamental tree, tall up to 30 cm.It has branched root, strong.Short trunk, globular crown, dense with thick branches.The bark turns gray early death in tissues that fall into thin blades .Stalks and buds young lenticels opposite, large, glossy brown, gummy.The flowers are grouped in large panicles, erect rich.They symmetrical, yellowish-white, stained red.The fruits are green capsules, 3-5 cm in diameter large, spiny, open at maturity in March valve, immediately releasing large seeds 1-2, shiny brown with a high hil, yellow.

Parties used:

Hippocastani floral Flores.

Leaves, Folium hippocastani.

Semen hippocastani-seeds.

Bark-Cortex hippocastani.

Harvesting:

The flowers are harvested in late April and May, when opened more than half of them.Break or cut with scissors tree blossoms, then pinch the flowers on stalks.The leaves are harvested in May and June, without petiole, each folio by breaking or cutting at the union petiole leaf.The seeds are harvested in September-October, in stages, as the fall.Bark – start sap spring, when the buds begin to burst, the smooth young branches in the pan forming crown.It is made by cutting ring to 10-15 cm and a cut in long distance, yielding tubular fragments without quality wood.

Horse Chestnut-Natural treatments

It reduces capillary fragility.Use complementary treatment: phlebitis, varicose veins, hemorrhoids, prostate hypertrophy, rheumatic pain.

Usage.

Internal: form of pharmaceutical products, whereas the limit between the therapeutic dose and toxic dose is small.Prepare tincture and capsule form.

External: 1 teaspoon bark decoction of 200 ml water;Tincture of bark and fruits 30%.As compresses, local baths … read more …