Orchis — forest orchid.
Herbal remedies. Medical plants and their uses.
The flowers are orchids, collected in apical inflorescence in the form of spikelets may be purple, white or greenish color. The plant reaches a height of 15-20 cm.
White and green flowers of orchids have a surprisingly pleasant smell, reminiscent of the scent of expensive perfume. This fragrance is very resistant and well spreads around — even at a distance of 3 m, you will feel the fragrance of orchids. Plants orchids blooming white and greenish flowers are another scientific name — Platanthera bifolia.
The two-sheeted — because they have only two oblong leaf, and Lyuba — because these plants to increase sexual desire, improve potency, ie promote love.
Sometimes referred to as the two-sheeted Liubka Night violet, as the essential oils of its flowers at night allocated intense fragrance and the plant is enhanced.
Klubnekorni orchids contain about 50% mucus, and 30% starch, up to 13% dextrin, polysaccharides, mineral salts, glycosides, essential oil, bitter substances. Mucus has nutritional properties, found pronounced anti-inflammatory, emollient and enveloping effect salep mucus. It was established experimentally that the salep mucus prevents the absorption of harmful substances from the gastrointestinal tract — at the expense of orchids has antitoxic properties.
Orchis has a tonic and tonic effect, increases the potency, has anti-inflammatory, emollient and astringent properties. Outwardly it is useful to strengthen and enhancing hair growth.
Among the medicinal properties of orchids in the first place is its beneficial effect in tumor diseases.
Tumors are known to produce intoxication and orchids has detoxifying properties. In addition, when the body is depleted of tumor diseases and orchids receive it is for the body to food and as a fortifying agent.
Orchis feeds human and animal cells contain many substances necessary living organism.
Orchis especially recommend depleted patients, after endured surgery after radiotherapy and chemotherapy, after intensive medical therapy.
Orchis is suitable for the treatment of people of any age.
For example, infants orchis prescribed as a nutritional means to remove any inflammatory mucosal localization (throat, esophagus, intestine, bladder), for the treatment of diarrhea.
Orchis especially recommend depleted patients, after previous surgical operations, after radiation and chemotherapy, after intensive medical therapy.
People of middle age orchids shown in many diseases: it is especially recommended depleted patients, after previous surgical operations, after radiation and chemotherapy, after intensive drug therapy.
This tool enhances the attraction genders and promotes procreation — it is used both for male and for female infertility. In old age, orchids important as a tonic and tonic. In addition, this plant has a positive effect on brain function and strengthens the mind of man.
It is recommended in treatment of even such a severe disease like Alzheimer’s.
Orchis used in various diseases of the skin (whitlow, boils), and pain syndrome (in the Ukraine, this plant is widely used in dental pain), almost all diseases of the digestive system, hemorrhoids, diarrhea (including in cancer patients), with abscesses in the neuroses, mental illness.
Use orchids in inflammatory diseases of the upper respiratory tract, bronchitis, inflammatory processes of the urinary bladder. Since polysaccharides and the mucus that make up the orchids, are actively involved in metabolic processes, this plant is effective in gout.
Mucus salep prevents the absorption of harmful substances gastrointestinal tract — at the expense of orchids has antitoxic properties.