This perennial plant belongs to the Umbelliferae family and is characterized primarily because the rhizome emerge from the leaves, which remain at the base of the plant, while other stems are significantly longer at the ends of the flowers are born, but may occasionally have some small leaf. The leaves are palmate venation and are divided into three or five portions, which have in turn with a series of dentitions in outline. They have a soft texture, feeble, as if he would take him as undo.
It breeds on the shores of waters, in places that are flooded for much of the year ... Throughout the northwest of the peninsula.
Flowering occurs in spring months, resulting in a very small flowers are whitish but sometimes you can find copies of pink. They gather in groups of various flowers are arranged in the form of umbel.
To collect, you should expect to finish the flowers open fully. Collect the whole plant.
Composition of this blade of grass can not say much, since it has been poorly studied. It says it contains a bitter substance found in other plants of the same family, but no one knows for sure what role it plays in terms of its medicinal virtues. This plant, however, is considered extremely dangerous if taken without proper precautions. Only recommended for use by external means, as vulneraria. It has healing properties but was found to outweigh the harmful than beneficial effects, so should be used only by highly qualified personnel, in order to avoid adverse impacts that can not only heal but not impair the health of those who take .
We emphasize the need to keep the necessary precautions in handling this plant. All that without risk is to use it externally as vulneraria. It can be used as a poultice, as a poultice or a tea and apply through friction or bandages. Any other use other than the external route involves unnecessary risk unpredictable consequences.
HABITAT: Places waterlogged
PART USED: Whole plant
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