Author 'Ninik' (Id 60955 ) : Aubepine Cpf. 140 - Crataegus oxyacantha. Photo taken in Waterloo Park (Belgium).
The bark of young twigs can be employee as a febrifuge, and berries, astringent, are recommended in gargles against sore throat. But it is the mostly flower with its medicinal virtues. She has been support for a bunch of headache but certain indisputable virtues have been proven: the heart tonic and effective antispasmodic. She corrected the movements of the heart and decreases the excitability of the nervous system. It is also recommended against congestifs menopause problems, palpitations, the flush of heat, insomnia, the irritability, buzzes of ear. It contributes a lower blood pressure.