His birthplace — South America. The pineapple is the representative of the bromeliad family. In the territories of tropical countries, the plant is considered to be one of the important fruit crops. As an ornamental plant and it is found in the countries of cold climate. Today, there are eight varieties of pineapple. They are common in Africa and South America, Indonesia and Thailand. However, the main industrial producer is the United States.
The plant is characterized by numerous roots, scaly stem, fleshy leaves. They store moisture. The pineapple is propagated by self-pollination. After a three-week flowering in the barrel formed a strong stem with many ovaries.
Harvesting and storage
For the Europeans harvesting of pineapple is its purchase in the supermarket. And if from the fruit you are going to cook fruit salads, cocktails or other desserts, you must select the Mature fruit. And in its maturity indicated by the orange yellow, dark skin without streaks.
If you just buy the product in advance to use it fresh, then you need to wrap it in a bag and place in the refrigerator on the bottom shelf. The second method of saving fruit — preservation. It is cut, pour sugar syrup and sterilized. Canned pineapple stored for two years. Can fruit and dry, but in practice this rarely occurs,because it is a long process. Continue reading
Any herbs for cleansing the body is useful, but keep in mind that the greatest biological activity, and therefore the best effect to bring those herbs that grow in the same climate zone in which man lives. Below we give you a list of herbs and their medicinal properties that will help in cleaning the body.
The healing properties of the dandelion was known since ancient times. The bitterness of the roots medicinal dandelion can cause appetite and helps to stimulate digestion, has a choleretic effect, helps to remove metabolism, weak constipation. Through experimentation, doctors have found that the dandelion has a positive effect on the pancreas. A decoction of the roots of dandelion helps the body to release insulin, reduces inflammation of pancreatitis.
Dandelion is very effective in removing toxins from the body. In this he is not inferior to the nettles. Dandelion is a spring grass. Its therapeutic actions are most clearly evident if consumed raw. All parts of this plant are very useful. Dandelion helps the body to stimulate and rebuild the metabolism in the body if it is disturbed. Dandelion tea is used in the treatment of radiculitis, rheumatism, arthritis. Continue reading