Medicinal bell crowding, has the shape of the corolla bell-shaped, and therefore so named.In Latin, the bell sounds like acervuline Campanula glomerata L. This publication may be considered a general description of the bell overcrowding, the place of his growth, harvesting methods, chemical composition and used in folk medicine.
The short bell acervuline planted in groups in mixborders and rosaries.Bell acervuline not only medicinal plant for a person, but also an excellent honey plant for bees.
Bell acervuline (skuchennotsvetkovy, modular) - herbaceous herb grows 0.20 - 0.60 m in height.Perennial plant belongs to the family Campanulaceae.It has a short, woody roots.Stem simple hairy, reddish, with fuzzy edges.The leaves are ovate-lanceolate or oval, the lower - in the long petioles, upper - sessile.
small, bell-shaped flowers of the plant, tightly huddled form apical head yellow and purple.The inflorescence consists of a bell heaped 15-20 flowers, which subsequently forms a
Places growing and harvesting methods
Bell acervuline can be found throughout the European part of Russia, in Belarus, Ukraine, Siberia and Central Asia.Usually it grows on forest edges and clearings, on the mountain slopes, clearings, meadows and steppes.Often, a single plant is located.
medicinal plants can grow well in the garden.Bell acervuline loves sunny places, but easily tolerates partial shade.It develops best in moist, well drained, fertilized soil.During prolonged drought, it must be watered.Harboring plant in the winter is not necessary.It can propagate by dividing the bush or seeds.Seedlings seeds are sown in open ground in March and autumn.
C drug to harvest the stems, leaves and flowers of the plant bell crowding.Stocks produced in June - August, during its flowering.Dry raw materials necessary in the shade, and then - carefully grind.
acervuline bell has a rich chemical composition, namely carotene, coumaric and caffeic acid, quercetin, kaempferol, leaves the sources of ascorbic acid.With this plant has anti-inflammatory, hemostatic, analgesic and calming effect on the human body.
use of traditional medicine
Medicinal bell overcrowding, widely used in folk medicine.When inflammation of the mouth, throat, headache, sore throat, stomatitis, heavy menstruation and erysipelas recommend rinsing water infusion of herbs.When a fever, aching, atherosclerosis, constipation, gastralgia, syphilis and glaucoma credited with water decoction of fruits and herbs.Patients with epilepsy and troubled children has long been bathed in a broth of herbs.Powder grass can be used for powders and denying felon, and to the place of the dog bite and compresses applied a poultice of herbs.
To prepare the tincture of the bell crowding, you must take 2 hours. L.herbs and pour one cup of boiling water.The filtered infusion take and gargle for 1 - 2 tbsp.l.on an empty stomach.
Separately, you can prepare the infusion of a headache, for this 1 hour. L.inflorescence powder heaped bell stand 40 minutes, after the Gulf of boiled water, then be cooled and filtered through cheesecloth.This infusion can also be used in uterine pain, stomach pain, with goiter, painful and heavy menstruation.
often prepared infusion for children.To do this, take 1 ch. L.crushed flowers bell overcrowding and 1 ch. l.series, pour a glass of boiling water, leave for 4 hours and diluted with warm water and start swimming.Good helps children with scrofula, nervous exhaustion, epilepsy and eczema.
acervuline Bell is an active therapeutic effect in MS.For an infusion take crushed seeds pinch pour 250 ml.boiling water and a minute drink twice daily for improving memory.
In preparing modular infusion vodka, take 1 tbsp.l.herbs pour 10 spoons of 40% alcohol, insist 2 weeks, periodically shake 1-2r.in a day.
only contraindication to the use of a bell crowding is pregnancy.