The mother tinctures are preparations in liquid form obtained from the maceration of the plant in a solution of water and alcohol. These products, widely used in the field of herbal medicine and homeopathy, exploit the active substances of fresh plants, substances that are enhanced thanks to the maceration in alcohol.
Woodruff The Asperula is a perennial plant, it grows to a height of about 30 centimeters and has a thin but erect stem that does not tend to fall downwards, has a quadrangular stem, its leaves are lanceolate, not very large and elongated, of a rather intense green color, they have a rough surface and are arranged radially, grouped in quantities ranging from six to eight leaves and are arranged in the shape of a star.
Herbal teas: Tisane Blande but very effective, herbal teas are now the element at the top of the ranking in home remedies. They are used a little for all ills and are within reach of adults and children because they promote sleep, avoid water retention, are a valid aid for those who do not like cellulite and bodily imperfections, calm seasonal ailments and many more other symptoms.
Essential Oils and Aromatherapy If we think well, since the time of the Ancient Egyptians, oils were widely used not only for personal care and to maintain its good looks, but also during funeral practices. Over time, information related to the use of oils in different civilizations makes us understand that the positive properties of plants were already widely known even before the study of anatomy and human physiology.
Question: how many leaves from a single aloe? hi, I searched all the sites and read a lot of books but I can't find any data on the yields of aloe vera (in specific I would be interested to know how many leaves a plant produces me in a year and with these how much gel I could get) thanks!
Question: how to find echinacea plants Hi I'm looking for echinacea to put in the garden I am interested in medicinal ones the fact that there are so many varieties of echinacea in particular I look for the echinacea angustifolia, and if it must be a purpurea what is that directly concerned for medicinal use.
Question: care of pot plants I have several aromatic plants of common use on my balcony, for a while now I have seen that they all have small white spots on the leaves, I believe that these are not parasites, what are they due to? Congratulations for the column I always follow with passion.
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On this page we will talk about: see also: garden How to design a sunny garden One of the most important factors to consider for the construction of a garden is sun exposure. Sunny gardens are those facing south-west or south but partially covered by curtains, other balconies, etc.
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On this page we will talk about: see also: garden How to design a shady garden If your garden is inserted in small spaces within a built-up area, it is very likely that it will also have shading problems: this condition limits the possibility of choosing the plants to be used to those who love or suffer the lack of light.
On this page we will talk about: see also: garden Introduction to the design of the garden A correct design of your green space will have to respond to a very precise logic: in fact, the fundamental requirement is that every choice you are going to make has its own because it is, that is motivated by a series of evaluations.
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On this page we will talk about: Introduction to the irrigation system: Introduction to the irrigation system To realize an irrigation system, first of all we must have in mind what are the real needs of our garden, depending on the elements that compose it, in so as to realize the plant that we do for ourselves.
On this page we will talk about: see also: Find plants When how much and where to water the plants The quantity and frequency of irrigation constitute a fundamental question for the care of a garden, which becomes all the more important in the case of the irrigation system, since according to this consideration its operation will be regulated.
On this page we will talk about: see also: garden The phases of construction of the garden In order to transform the project realized on paper into the real garden, it is necessary to go through a well defined series of phases. If your idea is to create a rather large garden, it will be useful to have a very precise calendar of actions to be taken, so as to carry out every step in the most suitable period.