Lobelia is found in eastern and central America and some parts of Canada. It grows in open, sunny places along the roads. It is an annual herbaceous plant 40–90 cm tall, with a fine-leafed root system. The flowers are bisexual, small (5-6 mm long) light blue or bluish-purple in color.
Devil's Claw is a perennial plant with hollow, strongly branching stems that extend along the ground. They can reach up to 100 cm in length. Large, tuber-like thickening are formed on the roots of the plant. The leaves are long, large, up to 20 cm in length, with large teeth along the edge.
It is good to use Beetroot in cardiovascular diseases: betaine in beets, improves blood vessels and helps to reduce the level of homocysteine. Vitamin P, which is also included in the chemical composition of the plant, makes the vessels more elastic and strong.
Chaga is a parasitic fungus, which is a hard large gnarl on birch trunks. This mushroom is of oval or round shape and can have the size of 40–50 cm in diameter and can weigh from 1 to 6 kg. The fungus hyphae penetrate into the wood of the tree, feed on birch juice, cause the destruction of the wood and the decay of the whole tree.
Medications with Ginseng are characterized by a significant breadth of therapeutic action. Since they are non-toxic, they can be used for a long time. It is said that Ginseng can produce adaptogenic, antiaging, antidepressant, memory enhancer, detoxicant, antioxidant and trophorestorative effects on our body.
Peppermint can produce a mild sedative effect, some choleretic, antispasmodic, antiseptic, and analgesic effects. With regular ingestion has tonic, wound-healing and diuretic effects. Due to the local irritating effect, peppermint increase the capillary circulation and intestinal motility.
Patchouli is the most famous species of perennial tropical herbaceous frutescent plants from the large Pogostemon (lat. Pogostemon) family. The genus includes at least 90 different species. Patchouli has vertical hard stems, soft leaves with a strong pleasant smell and white or pale lilac flowers with bright purple specks.
The centuries-long usage of acai berries by the native population showed great progress in the treatment of ulcers, diarrhea, and infections caused by microorganisms and bleeding. In folk medicine, Euterpe Oleracea is very effective when treating a wide range of problems. The natives gave acai berries several names: “black pearls”, “berries of youth”, “vitamin pills”, “Amazonian Viagra”.
This is one of the oldest plants thus it is very difficult to identify the county of origin. Some scientists believe that it can be India or Iran.Saffron is widespread in Azerbaijan and Central Asia.Recently, saffron is cultivated in Europe - in the southern regions of France. Saffron grows on well-lit rocky hills along the roads.The pharmacological properties of saffron are determined by its rich chemical composition.
The genus Scrophularia of the family Scrophulariaceae consists of about 300 species of herbaceous flowering plants known as figwort. All the Species of Scrophularia share square stems, opposite leaves and open two-lipped flowers forming clusters at the end of their stems.