Do you know there was a fun game in old times! This game can improve your knowledge and make you medicine expert.
The game is to guess the plants which are growing in your garden. Your grandparents might crack this game in few minutes. But, what about you? Will you be able to guess any plants?
If not, then don’t worry now you are going to get introduced to a plant which is commonly observed in most of the small gardens.
Due to lack of knowledge and information, many people tend to remove this plant and consider it as a useless weed. But it has enormous medicinal properties and can cure many diseases.
This weed is purslane, it is now a lost plant in modern days. It is a source of nutrition and vitamins which can cure chronic disorders. Let’s know more about purslane- the useful weed.
Why You Should Give it a Try
When it comes to the traditional medicine, purslane is well known to cure wide varieties of diseases. It is a miracle for new mothers and it has an ability to treat lack of milk flow issues, mastitis, and bleeding postpartum.
It also has the ability to cure:
- Painful urination
- Insect stings
- Skin sores
- Abscesses treat
- Acute appendicitis
Purslane provides strong antifungal, antibacterial and anti-inflammatory effect. It consists of neurohormone known as l-norepinephrine, it acts as an antihypotensive and vasopressor which allows it to treat hemorrhages effectively.
Purslane is full of nutrition which is required for healthy human being. It actually has beta-carotene present in it more than carrots and spinach.
It is a huge source of vitamins, E, C and B. It also provides minerals like calcium, magnesium, folate, potassium, lithium along with lots of protein.