The forest myrtle belongs to the family myrtaceae, which is divided into two types: myrtle and myrtle. Kind of myrtle for red flowers, purple fruit, myrtle for white flowers, black fruit. Myrtle trees are one to two meters tall, growing in wild lands, at elevations from 10 to 1,500 meters. In Vietnam, myrtle mainly grows in the northern mountainous areas such as Son La, Cao Bang … or islands such as Phu Quoc, Con Dao … In which, the use of Son La myrtle fruit is appreciated because of its interior. Contains abundant nutrients. The content of the article below we will help you understand more about Son La myrtle fruit to make the best use of it.
According to Oriental medicine documents, forest myrtle contains quite a lot of substance. This substance contains a lot of pelargonidin used as a natural dye in food processing.
Besides the products from the forest myrtle such as myrtle tea, wine, honey, syrup … people also extract the essence from the myrtle tree to process into cosmetics such as perfume, soap … Do not stop In applications in the field of food and cosmetics, parts of the myrtle tree, from stems, leaves, roots to fruits, flowers are also good drugs for health.
Many people can’t help but admire the purple color of myrtle flowers, but few know about their wonderful uses. Myrtle flowers, whether purple or white, contain a lot of tannin, nicotinic acid, riboflavin (vitamin B2), flavonoic. In addition to the antiseptic effect, these substances also have antioxidant effects and neutralize free radicals in the body.
Therefore, myrtle flower soaked in water can be used to clean ulcers. In addition, you can take sharp myrtle leaves into water to wash wounds and scratches. Or you can wash fresh myrtle leaves, pound them, apply them to the wound to help stop bleeding and heal the skin.
You can also use sharp myrtle buds to drink water, treat diarrhea or digestive disorders quite effectively.
In addition, myrtle leaves contain a lot of ellagi tannim, which when combined with substances from flowers and fruits of myrtle to form a medicine for treating hepatitis is quite good.
Rhdomyrtone in myrtle leaves acts as an antibiotic, helping to fight the invasion of dangerous bacteria such as escherichia coli and staphylococcus aureus. These are the bacteria that cause food poisoning.
Myrtle fruit is also a good medicine for long-term patients. People with physical weakness, postpartum women with anemia can drink a decoction of myrtle fruit and black beans, young mulberry leaves to nourish the body. You can bring the ripe fruit up, dry it for later use.
The roots and stems of myrtle have the effect of treating heart disease, stopping bleeding, and detoxifying. Women with menstrual disorders can use herbs from myrtle to treat diseases, but must be supervised by a doctor of Oriental medicine. According to a recent study, products from forest myrtle can help improve men’s sleeping ability.
We hope with the information that we share. You will know how to use the Son La sim fruit as well as other parts in the most effective way.