Synonyms . Bix, galuga(Arab.), chiote, rocouyer(FR.), Bixa katangensis Delpierre, L., Orellana americana Kuntze, Orellana, annato or achiote(North.Amer.), changuarica, K u-zub, and pumacua (Mexico), annato or urucu (Brazil), urucum/l (de.), roucou (Dominic.Rep.), achiot (Colombia), arnotto, Bixa acuminate, Bixa Urucurana, Bixa acuminata, Bixa Americana.
The name orellana is derived from the name of the Spanish conqueror of the 16th century Francisco de Orellana. He participated in the conquest of the Inca Empire. In 2000, about 1540 the Spaniards went to the jungles of Brazil and Peru in search of gold and spices. Most of these people died. Orellana with a small detachment went to the East and almost accidentally discovered the Amazon. So the scientific glory of the pioneer fell to him almost unfairly. His tales of female warriors(possibly Orellana made a mistake assuming a distance dlinnopolyh men for great warriors) and gave the name to the river.
Description . Evergreen shrub or small tree(1.5 to 15 m) with one-piece large ovate leaves with reddish veins. The flowers are pink or white, greatest (3-6 cm in diameter), bisexual. Fruit-capsule, red, scarlet, yellow, or reddish-brown, covered with long spines. Young shoots covered with scales of citarabina that disappear with age of the tree. The plant needs a large amount of bright sunlight and pinched on young shoots at the beginning of the growth (for best branch). Lives up to 50 years. Continue reading
Talk about not traditional methods of dealing with a serious illness that could hinder the ability of a person to move around. When it comes to Bechterew’s disease, inflamed joints, located between vertebrae. This leads to “patchwork”, because of what the spine is, so to speak, in a rigid corset. Susceptible to this disease up to 2% of the population on the globe.
Staged treatment is carried out in Germany, progressive disease, starting with hospital and ending with the boarding house. As an additional method, you should apply the remedies of folk medicine after consulting the doctor. It is used on the background of basic therapy. The disease is exacerbated by loss of elasticity of joints and suglobov. The healer of the people engaged in that helps to improve the function of the kidneys, gall bladder, liver and other organs.
Purify the blood and lymph from the accumulated salts and assisted in the liberation of the nerves and tendons that are in the clamped condition. Effectively helps in the treatment of ankylosing spondylitis a few baskets of sunflower, not overripe. They are crushed and pour 1 liter of vodka derived from grapes. After it rises, when the sun, in the course of the month, infusion take tablespoons 3 times per day. It is best to carry out comprehensive treatment. Sydanheimo to include physio – and phytotherapy, gymnastics. Continue reading
LARGE NASTURTIUM, nasturtium (Tropaeolum majus), the family nasturtii, or Kaputsinov (Tropaeolaceae)
This is a wonderful ornamental plant is known by many. It is such a commonplace experience that does not occur even thought about his alien origins. Throughout Europe and in Central Russia in July and August, burning the flowers of nasturtiums; displayed many different forms and varieties of this plant. And the homeland nasturtium — distant South America: Peru, Chile, Bolivia, Ecuador. The plant is used in garden compositions — on lawns, for landscaping arbors, create hedges. But not only for that.
Nasturtium large — herbaceous annual plant height of 10-50 cm, with a creeping, branched, slightly winding and twining stems, sometimes growing to a length of 2 m. the Leaves of the plant are alternate, entire, dlinnochereshkovye the incidence, rounded-corymbiform, oblique, with 10 veins. Flowers solitary, on long peduncles, the calyx with a spur and painted in yellow, orange or red-brown color with five petals not grown together. Blooming in July—August. The fruit splits into 3 ostankovich-naselennyh ribbed fruitlets. Continue reading