Hawthorn

Hawthorn
Crataegus Monogyna

Crataegus Monogyna

Hawthorn belongs to the rose family. This small, bushy plant has a lot of prickly branches, which carry red fruits after blossom. Hawthorn prefers chalky terrain and is growing between other bushes up to a sea level of 1500 meters.

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Properties

Properties

Hawthorn has a positive effect on the whole cardiovascular system and a strengthening effect for the heart muscles. It also has a regulative effect on blood pressure.

Benefits Hawthorn

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
Heilkrauter und Arzneipflanzen, G. Fischer / E. Krug Haug Verlag
Lehrbuch der Phytotherapie, R. F. Weis, Hippokrates Verlag
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Phytotherapie, Gustav Fischer Verlag
Farmacopea Ufficiale della Repubblica italiana, Ministero della Sanita