- BrandИмперия трав
- Country of manufactureUkraine
Clover meadow (Clover red). Curative properties of a clover
Clover meadow — perennial herbaceous plant with red - pink flowers, the representative of family of bean (Fabaceae). Meets everywhere. In scientific medicine it is not applied. In traditional medicine use clover heads together with apical leaves. The raw materials contain essential and fat oil, tannic and resinous substances, coumarinic and salicylic acids, vitamins E, With, carotene and others. Drugs from flowers of a clover meadow possess expectorant, antiinflammatory, soothing action. Apply at catarrhal and skin diseases (Flor, 1975). The plant possesses emollient, diuretic, sudorific, antiseptic action. Infusion or broth of flower heads of a clover in the Urals and in Western Siberia apply at tuberculosis, an anemia, cough, malaria, a scrofula, belyakh, exhaustion, painful periods. Outwardly infusion and broth of a clover apply in the form of poultices as emollient cure for abscesses and burns. The fresh crushed leaves put to purulent wounds, ulcers for their healing. Wash with broth of leaves eyes at eye diseases and ears at a scrofula. For infusion 3 preparation teaspoons of flower heads of a clover fill in with a glass of boiled water and insist within an hour in the closed ware, filter. Accept 1/4 glasses 4 times a day in 20 minutes prior to food (Surina, 1974).
Description. Two - year herbaceous plant 15 — 50 cm high. Leaves are ternate, with elliptic or obovate leaflets which, as well as at other types of a clover, for the night develop up; stipules are wide, ovoid, up at once narrowed in an awl - shaped edge. An inflorescence — the spherical head supplied with a wrapper. A cup in 10 veins. Nimbus pale red or dark - purple, seldom white. A fruit — a bean. Blossoms from April to October