Everyone should have seen mythological films. In these myths, there is a kind of animal that often appears, that is, cranes. The appearance of cranes is white. Therefore, when people first hear of agrimony, they generally think subconsciously. The shape of this medicinal material is white; in fact, this is not the case. Agrimonia is a kind of herb. So what are the effects and functions of Agrimonia tea? In response to this problem, let’s take a look at the introduction of the article together next.
The plant form of Agrimonia is a perennial herb with a height of 1 m and the whole plant has white long hairs. The rhizome is short, often growing 1 or several root buds. The stem is erect, pilose and glandular hairs. Pinnate compound leaves alternate, leaflets of varying sizes, arranged at intervals, ovoid to round, 2.5-7cm long, 1.5-3.5cm wide, with serrated edges and pilose on both sides; stipules are nearly ovate. The raceme is terminal; the calyx is obconical, 5-lobed, and the base of the lobes has many hook-shaped bristles, persistent; petals 5, yellow; stamens 5-15; ovary semi-inferior, style prominent. Calyx tube, thickened when the fruit is ripe, drooping, with an upright barb at the top, and a deep longitudinal groove outside. It resembles the head of a crane, so it is called agrimony. Flower and fruit period from May to December.
Regarding the legend of Agrimony, a long time ago, there was a small continent in the Yangtze River called Parrot Island. There was a building not far from the continent, and a gray-haired old man lived in the building. The old man knows the way of medicine, while practicing medicine voluntarily, while cultivating sexuality, he is highly respected by the four villages. One day in the late autumn, a yellow crane flew from nowhere, fell in front of the building, and let out a miserable cry. The villagers gathered around, and when they saw Huang He was full of blood, they talked. The old man heard the sound and went out of the building, looked at the bleeding yellow crane, and went into the forest behind the building. After a while, he picked a handful of feather-like leaves and blooming white flowers and sprinkled it on the yellow crane’s wound. It didn’t take long for the blood to stop. After that, the old man carefully fed the yellow crane, and the yellow crane quickly recovered. Later, the villagers called the building where the old man lived, the Yellow Crane Tower, and the weed that the old man used to heal the yellow crane was called agrimony.
Many years later, a poet named Cui Hao in the Tang Dynasty traveled to the Yellow Crane Tower. Hearing this legend, his poems became prosperous, leaving behind the ancient poem “Yellow Crane Tower”: the old people have taken the yellow crane, and there is vacant yellow here. Crane Tower. The yellow crane is gone forever, and the white clouds are empty for thousands of years. Qingchuan has a calendar of Hanyang trees and fragrant grasses in the Parrot Island. Where is Higurashigo Pass? The Yanbo River makes people sad. Later, the great poet Li Bai also came to the Yellow Crane Tower, and his poems were prosperous, but after seeing Cui Hao’s poems, he did not dare to write more. Of course, these are things to follow.
Efficacy and effect of Agrimony, stop bleeding, promote blood coagulation; strengthen the heart, adjust heart rate, can slow heartbeat when taken in large quantities; antibacterial, in vitro test can inhibit gram-positive bacteria; repellent, its root buds have the effect of repelling tapeworms “Journal of Medicine”; convergence to stop bleeding, detoxification. It is effective for hemoptysis, vomiting, nosebleeds, malaria, strain, carbuncle and swelling.
[Formula]60 grams of agrimony, 50 grams of shepherd’s purse, 6 grams of tea. (Folk prescription)
[Usage]The above 3 flavors are decocted at the same time, 1 dose a day, and drink at any time.
【Efficacy】Stop bleeding, suitable for uterine bleeding and menorrhagia.