WHORTLEBERRY (Vaccinium Myrtillus) – Grow Your Garden
Whortleberry is a branched shrub, and as high as 30 cm. The leaves are oval at the top, a little sharp, color is pink and white, the fruits are round berries with dark colors and with a wreath on top.
Cranberry grows in mountainous areas 1500 meters above sea level.
For medication you can use dried leaves and fruit, dried or fresh.
Fruit juice or tea is used against intestinal diseases, diarrhea, constipation and hemorrhoids, inflammation of the mucous membrane of the mouth and throat. To improve vision, anti-high blood sugar, for people with veins and capillaries diseases on their hands or feet, increases the resistance of blood vessels and prevents them from bursting.
Dried leaves contain a substance which is considered natural insulin.
Basil is an annual plant with an erect branched stem up to 8o cm. opposite oval leaves with long stalks. The flowers are finely white or pinkish umbels collected in a top end of the stem. Basil has a pleasant and distinctive smell. The herb is cultivated. Collected at the time of blooming, above-ground sections.
Since ancient times, basil is a precious medicinal plant and is widely used in folk medicine and for religious rites.
Tea Basil is used in nerve diseases. Basil is in a condition in nerve diseases to cause relaxation, calms spasms of the heart drives the bad thoughts, acts as an anti sadness, melancholy and so.
Tea basil is given against spasms of the bronchi, stomach, intestines and bile.
Basil has antimicrobial properties, acts against microorganisms, coli, Salmonella, Staphylococcus and others.
Recommended for infected wounds, mucous membranes of the mouth and throat, with diarrhea, colitis, chronic inflammation of the urinary and respiratory organs, cough, bronchitis, sinus, disease in the intestines and stomach.
Also, basil is a good spice, and added to different foods and is used as a preservative.