Chestnut color, 25 g
Before the advent of modern medicine, centuries and millennia ago, people used to heal themselves and their loved ones that gave them the nature. Knowledge of the amazing and useful properties of various wild fruits, roots, plants and herbs were passed all this time from generation to generation. And despite the huge choice of medicines obtained by chemical means, many people still prefer to be treated by natural remedies (including herbs to cleanse the body ).
In the online store “Russian roots” presents just such a means – herbs, teas and mushrooms, which for many years successfully uses both Eastern and Russian folk medicine.
Of course, now not all modern inhabitants of the planet have the opportunity, like their ancestors, to use nature’s gifts to cure their disease. Many people don’t even know how to look medicinal plants and herbs used by their grandmothers and great-grandmothers. But this does not mean that access to such means the inhabitants of the cities closed. Herbalists and other specialists engaged in research in this field of medicine, continue to collect herbal gifts of nature and to make their medicines available to all in price and reliable in quality.
In the catalogs of the shop “Russian Roots” You will find many varieties of herbs growing both in Russia and far beyond its borders. We have presented herbal infusions, teas, means of prevention and natural medicines are certified, tested and safe for use. Continue reading
Company “RIA “Panda”” together with St. Petersburg State Chemical-Pharmaceutical Academy (SPFA) conducts rehabilitation and reconstruction work in the nursery of medicinal plants, Lembolovo. Today has more than 6 hectares of land, improved growing conditions of plants in the nursery have been successfully used innovative technology.
“RIA “Panda”,” one of the leading Russian pharmaceutical companies that use a large amount of natural vegetable raw materials, which often have to purchase from abroad. That’s why the company is interested in developing Russian resources.
In this area, “RIA “Panda”” collaborates with the rector of St. Petersburg Chemical-Pharmaceutical Academy I. A. Narkevich with the Director General MIP herbarium the North-West Loganina V. G. leads the project agronomist of medicinal plant science G. M. Kirakosyan.
In the fall of 2013 in Lembolovo restoration work began. Continue reading
Many medicinal plants, flowers and berries have long been used for medicinal purposes. Knowing their beneficial properties, it is possible to collect and dry up all that nature gives. The main thing – to observe some rules and to know what to take
How to dry
The collected materials are grasses, flowers and leaves are not washed, spread a thin layer on the cloth or the plywood and dried in well ventilated rooms, attics under the roof with good ventilation. Grass periodically need to stir and flip. With this slow drying, some plants lose color, but this does not affect their properties. It is possible to dry herbs and berries in an electric dryer at a temperature of 40-50°C or in the Russian stove. The berries will first need to modality, and then drying (how to freeze berries, read here ). Store medicinal raw material is better in paper bags or cardboard boxes, or in bags made of thick linen fabric. Shelf life of dried herbs is 1 year. More berries – 2-3 years.
St. John’s wort
It blooms from June to August. Collect it, cutting off the stems with buds. When the workpiece is better to use a knife or scissors, or you can pull the plant from the root. Dries quickly, but loses its bright yellow color. Continue reading