Hello dear readers.Already in the air "smell of the spring" weather we have beautiful, so warm.I'm waiting for the bloom of spring flowers.And under the windows we have a growing black locust, and so, when black locust blossoms, it's something.Beauty incredible, plus the flavor.The aroma in the district of sweet honey and flowers.Passing the tree locust you just want to stop and smell the fragrant flowers of acacia.Locust, for its medicinal properties, liked my grandmother, and she uses it to treat.Some recipes I write below.Also, my grandmother told me that acacia is a "female tree" because of acacia can cure many women's disease.For women, very useful to inhale the fragrance of flowers acacia, which has beneficial effects not only on the nervous system, but also on the whole body.And yet, my grandmother always bought acacia honey.Yesterday, we also have a friend beekeeper bought a jar of acacia honey.What is it tasty and fragrant.Acacia honey remains liquid for a long time and is not candy.Applies th

is honey to valuable varieties of honey and has a therapeutic effect on the body, it is useful to strengthen the immune system.Yes, and it is widely used in folk medicine and cosmetology.

When acacia blossoms as bees circling around a flower collecting sweet nectar.The flowers secrete nectar within 3-4 days.And this is the most intense in the morning, when the air temperature reaches 20 degrees -24.Trees acacia good honey plant.Acacia honey has a sweet, delicate flavor and floral aroma.With a large acacia tree the bees can gather from 5 to 7 kg.honey.

recently read that acacia honey can be applied to patients with diabetes, because it does not require pancreatic hormone insulin to its processing.And yet, acacia honey is considered a "honey child", it is very delicate, tasty and good for the gastrointestinal tract.

acacia flowers represent purity.Tree acacia is a symbol of immortality, as well as tree-giving force.Tree locust in height can reach 20 meters.The leaves of acacia green, alternate, long leaves three times greater than their width.

Homeland acacia - North America.Acacia grows almost the entire territory of Europe.The trees are cultivated in the Far East, in the Crimea, in Central Asia.

collection and storage of acacia flowers. flowers acacia harvest, with the purpose of treatment, during flowering.Gather the flowers in the half-open state, in dry weather.Dry in a well-ventilated area, laid flowers with a thin layer on the paper.In the inverted drying flowers.The finished raw materials stored in glass jars, cotton bags, paper bags.A bark and leaves can be procured from spring until September.

addition vein harvested acacia and birch buds, as used and harvested birch buds can be read in the article "Birch buds".

acacia flowers very fragrant and very tender.The flowers are white, papilionaceous and assembled them in the brush dangling.Acacia blossom begins in May or June, depending on the region and weather conditions.

During flowering acacia, I harvested for himself white acacia, because it is truly a wonderful tool that helps women cope with the disease, has expectorant.Apply flowers when coughing, and as antipyretic.

Locust.Medicinal properties.In

flowers acacia detected: essential oils, tannins, sugars, organic acids, flavonoids, vitamins, minerals, glycosides, lectins.Because flowers are preparing the infusion, infusion, decoction, administered orally, as a grinding, douching.

  • acacia flowers have antispasmodic properties.
  • Inherent color antipyretic properties.
  • acacia flowers have anti-inflammatory healing properties.
  • Apply acacia flowers and as an expectorant for coughs, bronchitis.
  • Acacia has antibacterial properties.
  • Apply acacia as a diuretic and laxative.
  • Infusion of flowers is used as an antispasmodic agent.
  • Also, acacia flowers are used as a styptic.
  • Apply white acacia with radiculitis, rheumatism, osteochondrosis.

preparations made from the flowers of acacia is used for colds, coughing, to normalize sleep and relieve nervous tension, diseases machepolovoy sphere, pain in the stomach and intestines, rheumatism, radiculitis, wounds.Acacia bark is used for diseases of the gastrointestinal tract.

Acacia white.Application.

Enough white acacia is widely used in folk medicine.

acacia flowers with women's diseases. In inflammatory diseases of the female reproductive organs, drink the infusion made from flowers acacia.One tablespoon of flowers pour a glass of boiled water, filter and take a spoonful before meals, three times a day.Take a month.

decoction of the flowers acacia is very useful for women's diseases, and even used to treat infertility.When belyah very useful to chew fresh flowers acacia and swallow their juice.

acacia flowers are used for douching with women's diseases.In half a liter of water add a tablespoon of flowers, boil everything on low heat for three minute, insist, filter.Douche warm decoction 5-7 days.

In rheumatoid arthritis, sciatica, pain in the joints. Apply tincture of acacia flowers, make rubbing tincture, tincture is rubbed into the affected area.To prepare the tincture will need: 50 grams of acacia flowers and half a liter of vodka.Acacia flowers pour half a liter of vodka.Insist in a dark place for about 3 weeks, the infusion should be periodically stir.

for coughs, colds and as a febrifuge. Apply a decoction of acacia flowers as an expectorant for coughs, as well as an antipyretic.For glass of water add a tablespoon of flowers, boil a few minutes on low heat, insist and take before meals for 1/3 of the cup three times a day.

From acacia flowers, you can prepare the infusion, this dining room color spoon pour a glass of boiled water, 25 minutes, strain and take with honey.Honey is better to eat a bit of sugar, you can Acacia.If you have the opportunity to purchase a Acacia honey, that I highly recommend, it is very tasty, fragrant and very useful.

When disorder of the nervous system. Take alcohol tincture of acacia flowers.For this half-liter jar stuffed with white acacia flowers, pour vodka to the top, and put to insist in a dark place for three weeks.Then filter and take a teaspoon several times a day.

In diseases of the oral cavity. In periodontitis, in stomatitis, it is recommended to rinse the mouth with infusion or decoction made from acacia flowers.Rinse decoction or infusion in the form of heat.And yet, for the treatment of gum used the bark of oak, more about the healing properties of oak bark, the use and contraindications, please read the article "The bark of an oak."

Locust.Contraindications.

not use this locust during pregnancy and breastfeeding.

If overdose of acacia possible headache, nausea, weakness, malaise.

Preparations of acacia bark is used with caution, since it contains toxic substances that can cause poisoning.

Also worth noting, before use of drugs from acacia is best to consult with your doctor.

Medicinal properties of black locust is really impressive, it does not bloom for a long time, so in the flowering period can procure for himself the white acacia.