ASPHODELUS IS A PERENNIAL PLANT WITH A LEAVE-LESS TREE TALL UP TO 1 METER OR MORE. THE TOP HAS A WHITE CLASSY UMBEL. THE LEAVES ARE NARROW, TUFTED, RADICAL, AND COLLECTED AT THE BASE.
ASPHODELUS GROWS IN MOUNTAIN MEADOWS AND DAMP PLACES.
THE ROOT IS USED AS MEDICINE, BECAUSE OF ITS DIAPHORETIC EFFECT FOR EXPELLING TOXINS FROM THE BODY THROUGH SWEAT AND FOR RECOVERY OF THE ORGANISM DURING FATIGUE.
ASPHODELUS IS EXTERNALLY USED FOR COMPRESSES FOR SKIN DISEASES, PSORIASIS, ECZEMA, ULCERS, INSECT BITES, SNAKES AND THE LIKE.
ASPHODELUS IS RARELY USED IN TRADITIONAL MEDICINE, AND WHILE USING, THE PATIENT SHOULD BE UNDER THE SUPERVISION OF A PHYSICIAN.
Astragalus is a perennial plant with a tilted and branched stem tall up to 2 meters. The leaves are elliptical, oddly feathery, the flowers are yellow-green, collected in clustered umbles. The fruit is a pod with dark seeds.
It grows beside rivers, forests, in wet places.
The above-ground part of the plant is used as medicine to calm down the nervous system, and it also has a diuretic effect, so it is used for diseases of the urinary organs, and it is also used in various internal inflammations.
It also helps with stomach pain, headaches, toothaches and rheumatic diseases, a painful and irregular menstruation, infertility, bloody diarrhea, for strenghtening the immunity, and it has anticancerous properties.
Astragalus is used externally in baths for sciatica and rheumatism, necrosis, inflammation in the mouth and throat, and for toothaches.
–Black locust –
Black locust has is a branched tree, tall up to 25 meters. The leaves are oddly feathery composed of 7 to 10 coots. They are egg-shaped or elliptical, and the flowers are small, white, but also often yellow, gathered in small umbels up to 30 cm. and hanging, with a very pleasant smell. The fruit is a husky berry up to 10 cm.
Black locust originates from Japan, China and Korea; it is grown as a healing and honey-producing wood.
The flowers and leaves are used as medicine.