PINE - dried shoots - 1000g (1kg)
Young shoots of pine - buds (Gemmae Pini) of pine (Pinus sylvestris) - a species of evergreen tree from the pinaceae family. It occurs widely in Northern and Central Europe (also mountains) and Eastern Siberia.
- herbal raw material: young shoots of pine - buds (Gemmae Pini) from which pine oil is obtained by distilling the raw material with steam
- shoots contain: essential oil, resin and bitter substances, tannin, vitamin C.
- used in light catarrh of the upper respiratory tract - have antibacterial and expectorant effects, slightly diuretic.
- in combination with other herbs used for gastritis, intestines and urinary tract infections