Gentian

Gentian
Gentiana Lutea

Gentiana Lutea

The yellow gentian belongs to the gentian family. The multiannual plant is growing in alpine areas and throuout the whole summer. It belongs to the protected plants and is known for its bitter taste of the roots. These are used for spirits, because they have a very positive effect for digestion.

Curiosity

Properties

Properties

Gentian promots digestion and is popular after a hearty meal. 

Benefits Gentian

You can find all the benefits of this plant in these products

Sources

Dietmar Kramer, Esoterische Therapien 1, Ansata-Verlag, Interlaken
Susanne Fischer-Rizzi: Himmlische Dafte
Monika Werner: atherische ale
Patricia Davis: Aromatherapie von A-Z
Maggie Tisserand: Aromatherapy for Love
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Lehrbuch der Phytotherapie, R. F. Weis, Hippokrates Verlag
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Farmacopea Ufficiale della Repubblica italiana, Ministero della Sanita