Beautiful flower plants are usually utilized by people to decorate their yard. This is because can enhance the aesthetic value of its own. But do you know among so many beautiful flowering plants, in fact there are tons of benefits, for health or other well. Among them is the pagoda flower, a lot of people planted in the yard of their house, the flower with beautiful shape and red.
Benefits of pagoda flower as a traditional medicine
Pagoda or the latin language known as ‘Clerodendrum Japonicum‘, it is one of the species that is fairly easy cultivation and do not require a brush land, just in front of the yard, it could grow rapidly. It called pagoda flower because resembles a pyramid shape itself or pagoda. In addition to be used to decorate the yard of the house, there are many health benefits contained in it, below is a review of pagoda flower benefits.
As boils remedy
Some people may often suffer from problems such as swelling in some parts of the body. Sore boils can also cause insecurity. Especially if it is located at a place easily seen by others. How to treating boils actually quite easy, just mashed pagoda leaves and flower then apply on those that experienced swelling, can effectively relieve your boils.
As insomnia medicine
Insomnia or better known as sleep disturbance is a condition that causes people to have difficulty sleeping. Hours of sleep is reduced and the body becomes limp quickly. If not immediately resolved will certainly lead to other health problems as well, since basically everyone does need to sleep. How to overcome is so easy, take some pagoda flower, leave it to dry and grind into a very subtle powder. Then brewed using warm water and drink.
Cure for bleeding hemorrhoids
Hemorrhoids accompanied by blood causes concern for the sufferer. But not to worry because pagoda flowers can be used to resolve the issue. Quite with the process becoming the preferred food, combined with meat or other vegetables and eat them as a side dish on a regular basis, can effectively treat the bleeding hemorrhoids problem.
To treat wound
Ingredients of flowers and leaves are anti-inflammatory which can effectively heal the wounds so as not to fester, how to use it can be to eat them as well as with external treatment.
The character of pagoda flower
Root tastes bitter, cold nature. Pagoda flowers root efficacious as anti-inflammatory, laxative urine (diuretic), eliminate swelling and destroys the frozen blood.
The leaves are sweet, sour, somewhat chelate, neutral in nature. Leaves efficacious as anti-inflammatory and ooze pus.
Flower is sweet, warm nature, efficacious sedative, and stop the bleeding (hemostatic).
How to use
- Boil 30-90 g roots or flowers. In addition, the roots can also be used as powder to be brewed.
- Minced fresh leaves until smooth, then Put on boils, scabs, and bruises. In addition, fresh leaves can be squeezed and the juice applied to the bleeding wound.
So for those who have a lot of pagoda plants at home do not rush to cut them down, there’s no harm in waiting until flowering and used as medicinal ingredients in dealing with various kinds of diseases. Easy to process, but is rich in various properties. Natural medicine does provide a gradual recovery, but the results are far from negative side effect.