Poisonous plants, indoor and outdoor

Toxic plants are on the 5th place in the accidents of poisoning of children up to 5 years.

Some plants that should be kept on the children any type of fungus can be dangerous, bulbs of Narcissus (daffodil), Lilium (Lily) and Tulipa (tulip), the seeds of Lathyrus, Ipomoea purple, leaves Rheum rhaponticum, flowers and leaves of Solanum tuberosum (potato), fruitsm/en/taxon154147/Daphne "target =" _blank "> Daphne, flowers, leaves and seeds of Datura, the fruits of Ilex, all plant parts of Nerium oleander (leandru) are toxic, even the smoke emitted by burning plant is extremely toxic.


Alan Greene - Raising Baby Green - The Earth-Friendly Guide to Pregnancy, Childbirth, and Baby Care - Jossey-Bass, 2007

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Types of forests

Classification depends mainly forests position, distance from equator, altitude and climate.

Tropical forests - all year round temperatures are high and precipitation. Tropical moist forests are found near the equator. In tropical forests there is a season of drought. Most trees have crown umbeliforma.

Forests aspirin

Of NCAR scientists discovered that plants in a forest respond to stress by producing nuts in significant amounts to a form of aspirin.

Unlike humans, who are advised to take aspirin to decrease a temperature, plants and their ability to produce their own aspirin, leading to the formation of proteins that stimulate the biochemical defense system, says Thomas Karl, NCAR, which led study.

Plants, women and menstrual pain

Vitex Agnus-castus L. - mature and dried fruits are used. An infusion of the fruit can help when you feel nervous, in pre-menstrual phases in the menstrual period, menopause, increases the amount of breast milk, useful against acne.

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