Lipa - is a genus of woody plants, which include up to forty species.In the post-Soviet space are the most common two types of lime tree, linden is ploskolistnaya or macrophylla (Tilia platyphyllos) and Tilia cordata or serdtselistnaya (Tilia cordata).In traditional medicine, linden flowers are used as a therapeutic agent.Traditional medicine uses linden flowers and other parts of woody plants.
In Russia, linden grows more than it was allotted by nature, as people much had in mind is a tree that has such beauty, it has a broad crown, which gives a strong shadow on a hot dayand, of course, for the unusual smell the flower that is emitted from it in early June.
And also, all those medicinal qualities, which are of a linden flowers, together with its leaves and bark, could not help but be interested in the person.
Linden tea is incredibly helpful!
This woody plants are planted in the ensemble of the Palace, and in the garden, and just as the green part of the cities and towns.
linden flowers appear, usually in June, filling all around amazing flavors.They bring together a predtsvetnym leaf.
Useful properties of linden
Since ancient times, people have known about the medicinal properties of linden blossom.Understanding the chemical composition of lime, people realized what useful linden flowers and what are their main healing power.Most of all, filled with flowers healing components themselves, though the rest of the plant has also been successfully applied.
Linden flowers contain the following substances:
- essential oils and flavonoids;
- tanning substances;
- kinds of sugar;
- glycoside which strengthens sweatshops, this tea of lime is recommended for use izecheniya colds, including for the prevention;
- a wide range of vitamins, especially rich in vitamin C and carotene?provitamin A, which is synthesized from vitamin A.
- many trace elements and macro.
As a rule, drink tea with lime as a remedy against colds, because the broth linden have diaphoretic and diuretic quality.Suitable colds and viral, as well as angina and inflammation in the lungs.It is made of linden: teas, herbal teas and tinctures.Tea with lime has an excellent sweet flavor.It is easy to buy in any pharmacy, in powdered form and packaged specifically for the preparation of tea.But better, of course, gather up ourselves, in a clean place, to dry and filled into bags made of natural fabrics.
also use lime color in dealing with such violations as:
- inflammation in the gastrointestinal tract;
- pyelonephritis, cystitis and kidney stone disease.
Use lime blossom also in the fact that it can be used as a drink, but also to make lotions and compresses.To calm the nervous system, take a bath with lime-blossom, and the benefits it will bring the skin, especially oily.This skin should be cleaned ostyvshim lime broth.For the bath and make the skin strong, concentrated tincture.Lipa has a strong sedative and raises vitality and affects mood beneficial way.
also make fine hair mask broth of lime, is particularly suitable for those who have oily hair too.Make a concentrated tincture and put on his head for ten minutes, then rinse hair.
Broth more good to do different rinsing throat and mouth in such diseases as:
Recipe is 250 grams of broth linden and half a teaspoon of baking soda.
also has medicinal properties from the leaves of linden.Among them is a decoction for compresses for headaches.
Flowers of lime: contraindications
tea with lime enhances the functioning of the body and has a diaphoretic property.Every day, it should not be used so as not to overload the heart.