If you prefer bright Sunny colors, and all shades from yellow to maroon, the flower of the nasturtium is for you! Grow it – one big pleasure, because virtually no hassle. In the spring need only to throw the seeds into the ground, juicy and lush green colour of the leaves in combination with rich, warm shades of flowers will adorn the garden from early summer until the frosts.
And the name of this flower is the nasturtium. She comes from the mountain regions of South America, whence it and was brought to Europe by travellers. It is a herbaceous plant that forms succulent shoots with large round leaves on tall stalks. There are long (2 m or more) and quite low shrub (25-40 cm) a variety. The leaves are plain green in colour and with light strokes, smooth and with a wavy edge.
Modern generic Latin name nasturtium – Tropaeolum – was given by K. Linnaeus. Looking at the nasturtium, Linnaeus came to the conclusion that their leaves are very similar to the shields of warriors, and the flower – sprinkled with blood on the helmets of defeated enemies hung on pillars that commemorate the victory established the Roman soldiers on the battlefield. To call these columns tropaeolum. Continue reading
In the days of our grandmothers illness tried to heal yourself — with the help of a conspiracy, herbs or folk remedies. In this area the excellent authority was considered either as a neighbor who knew “how it was treated Kum”, or, those who enjoyed great respect, — of a white witch. Their homes always smelled of grass. Folk healers know when and what herbs you need to collect to maximize the effect.
Despite the development of pharmacy and medicine, herbal medicine in high esteem to this day. It is relevant and relative to such ancient problems of mankind, as alcohol dependence. Only now for the first aid and in search of the recipes do not appeal to the neighbors. The Internet has become the repository of knowledge that not only explain what alcoholism is, and will tell you how to treat it.
Not all and not all councils are perceived as a panacea for every optimist is a skeptic. You can open any website and see the reviews. That’s what reviews are opened for the request:
Margo: grandpa long suffered, could not overcome alcoholism: what is only tried, nothing can deter. Maybe herbs to try?;
Julia.R: alcoholism – seriesname probably use herbs, as an incidental component of treatment;
Andrey: if the person himself does not want, no one will. Continue reading
Outside the snow fell, and we turned up the opportunity with loved ones together, last minute, to go to Egypt. In the summer we went out on vacation, so we decided to fly. The flight went well and we are happy the first thing after the hotel ran to the beach. We have dreamed about the sea that, completely forgot about the sun, a sharp temperature difference made itself felt immediately, not had time to heat up, as my faithful white got burned for a couple of hours, so that was like a scalded tomato, and the entire end of the holiday sat in the room, going outside only at night. The cream of burns was not for him, and I started to think. Sharing the trouble with countrywoman from the neighboring room is older than me by 10-15 years for sure, she suggested a simple recipe that I want to share with you so that your vacation was successful. Take a tablespoon of color and St. John’s wort pour a glass of boiled, cooled vegetable oil. Insist in a dark place for 14 days. Lubricates damaged skin 2-3 times a day. We have helped more at home, as in Egypt St. John’s wort I have found. Oil is stored in a cool place up to 3 months.
Every second person has come up with folk medicine. Here are a couple of tips and stories of our townsmen. Continue reading