Useful properties of arctic raspberry
Raspberry - perennial berry that grows in Kamchatka, Far East, Siberia and belonging to the family of pink. This berry is known under the names even Raspberry, hohlyanka, moss, ground or arctic raspberries, knyazhnitsa, Mamoura, poludenitsa, knyazhenichka.
Externally berry like a big raspberry, but the taste and aroma of her more pronounced, so out of all wild berries raspberry appreciate more. The plant reaches a height of 30cm, the stem of his line, and the leaves are trifoliate, on long stalks. Flowers at the arctic raspberry dark pink, with five petals.
Flowering and fruiting raspberry all summer, but it is recommended to collect leaves in June, July, and berries - in August. Collect and raspberry harvest with great care - the fruits are very fragile and delicate. Search berry needed on the outskirts of moss and grassy marshes, small clearing on the slopes in the Arctic tundra, coniferous swamp forests.
In berries found tannins, flavoring, citric and ascorbic acids, glucose, fructose, anthocyan glycoside plant. The arctic raspberry leaves contain volatile, ascorbic acid.
Calorie arctic raspberry - 26 calories.
Application Arctic bramble berries in medicine
Tinctures and decoctions of fresh and dry arctic raspberry is used in folk medicine for fever, asthma, coughs, scurvy, for total body strengthening.
Arctic bramble leaves are dried in the sun and make the tea or tincture made, which helps stop diarrhea: the leaves, as in the berries contain binders. Help decoctions with nephrolithiasis and gout, diseases of the gastrointestinal tract (enterocolitis, gastritis, colitis).
Fresh arctic raspberry leaves can be applied to open wounds, heal them as well as the leaves of the plantain.
The juice from the berries tones, good thirst quencher, and lowers the temperature, which helps with fever,
Water infusion on berries can be used locally - for gargling, mouth with angina, and various inflammations of the mucosa. A water extract on leaves of Arctic bramble can treat various digestive disorders in children.
Gruel from fresh berries Arctic bramble can eliminate urticaria, occurring in children with allergies or diathesis.
To prepare take a tablespoon of dried berries, pour a glass of boiling water, stand 10 minutes. Drink infusion of arctic raspberry two p / day for one glass.
To prepare the juice, fresh berries are sorted, cleaned of leaves, washed, spread in a sieve, pour over boiling water. Once the berries are cool, they need to stretch, put on gauze and squeeze. This arctic raspberry juice from can be harvested in the winter - cans of juice sterilized at a temperature of 80 degrees.
In winter, you can prepare and frozen berries - are taken very ripe raspberry, washed, wait until the water is drained after one layer of cloth spread on to the berries had dried, and then gently shift to plastic bags and lay in the freezer.
To dry the berries well washed, spread a thin layer of air, and dried in the sun. Periodically, they need to turn, and at night the berries better enter into the room. Typically, drying arctic raspberry naturally lasts for a week.
As a multi-vitamin, firming and anti-inflammatory agents can be of arctic raspberry tea - a tablespoon of leaves pour 250 ml boiling water and allowed to stand an hour. Drink this tea should be warm for 125ml 3-4 times a day. It helps and when applied topically - good heals wounds.
The only contraindication to the use of its arctic raspberry is the individual intolerance of man.