Clover meadow. Therapeutic properties of the plant
For agricultural and industrial purposes, the clover is usually cultivated on the fields, as a rule, red clover. It is used for harvesting hay, goes for the preparation of vitamin concentrates, and also increases the fertility of the fields. But this plant is often found in the wild. In this clover meadow medicinal properties, contraindications has the same as red. Both plants are absolutely equivalent in medical terms. This perennial grows from a family of legumes, despite the name, not necessarily in meadows, it can be found both on forest edges and in fields. A distinctive feature of the clover are its leaves: they are triple. Flowers have the appearance of globular red large enough heads. Bottom of each of them is wrapped in leaves. The plant blooms from May to July, and in some regions until the fall. During this period, for medical purposes, and collect its red heads, as well as leaves. So, why and what is useful for clover meadow? Healing properties of it are due primarily to the chemical composition. Grass clover grass contains coumarins, flavonoids, carotene, phenolic acids, tannins, sitosterols, fatty oils and ethereal, vitamins E, C. It is extracted from its roots glycosides isotripholine and trifolin. These are antifungal agents.
Clover meadow: medicinal properties for women's diseases
For menses coming irregularly and accompanied by severe pain, with the bleeding from the plant, the next infusion is prepared.
Fill with boiling water( 200 ml) two spoons of dried clover and leave the clock at 6-8.Drink the infusion for four meals( that is, 50 ml) for a day before meals.
Clover meadow: healing properties for colds
With pertussis, chronic cough, with asthma, fever, pulmonary diseases( including tuberculosis), as an expectorant, the broth is made more saturated. In this case, a glass of boiling water is poured already 3-4 spoons of grass. Drink infusion, like tea. The same broth is sometimes taken with chronic rheumatism and as a sparing diuretic.
Clover meadow: healing properties for anemia
When anemia caused by malnutrition, a sharp weight loss can proceed as follows. Grind the flower heads of the clover, measure out 3 teaspoons, pour them with boiling water( 200 ml) and insist an hour under the lid. Each time for a while before a meal, take 50 ml of medicine.
Improve the appetite will help infusion, prepared from a teaspoon clover. The grass should be poured with boiling water( 200 ml) and strain in five minutes. Divide 80 ml of liquid into four divided doses. Also this plant is one of the components of the infusions that contain a large amount of vitamin C.
Clover meadow: medicinal properties with external application
The leaves, ground until the juice is isolated, are applied to burns, to abscesses, skin ulcers, purulent wounds. Instead of fresh clover as a disinfectant, you can use a strong broth or infusion of dried flowers and herbs for poultices( take 3-4 tablespoons of raw material for a glass of boiling water).Juice squeezed from the plant, washed the eyes with allergies.