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Koromiko Tender leaves were bruised and applied as a poultice for ulcers and veneral disease. Wet branches were thrown on a fire with whau and karamū, to make a steam bath treatment for broken bones. Herbal Remedies, Natural Remedies, Pinterest Garden, Steam Bath, Medicinal Plants, Health And Wellbeing, Herbal Medicine, Native Plants, Sustainable Living

Koromiko Tender leaves were bruised and applied as a poultice for ulcers and veneral disease. Wet branches were thrown on a fire with whau and karamū, to make a steam bath treatment for broken bones.

Patete, Parts used: Bark, Sap and Leaves for treating skin diseases. Was used to treat scrofulous sores and ringworm. A useful fungicide against athletes foot , a tonic used just before childbirth to allow a safe delivery and the large soft leaves were used to wrap the newborn baby in. When taking leaves, flowers, roots or bark from any plant in the ngahere there are particular ways and times to gather without damage to the plant and optimizing the active elements within the gathered… Garden Borders, Healing Herbs, Small Trees, Trees And Shrubs, Herbal Medicine, Native Plants, Flower Photos, Herbal Remedies, Dried Flowers

Māori Plant Use

Patete, Parts used: Bark, Sap and Leaves for treating skin diseases. Was used to treat scrofulous sores and ringworm. A useful fungicide against athletes foot , a tonic used just before childbirth to allow a safe delivery and the large soft leaves were used to wrap the newborn baby in. When taking leaves, flowers, roots or bark from any plant in the ngahere there are particular ways and times to gather without damage to the plant and optimizing the active elements within the gathered…

Puriri, Vitex lucens This rongoa is related to the chaste tree and therefore has hormone balancing properties. It is also good for treating ulcers and the boiled leaves have been traditionally used to treat strains and backache. It has also been used internally to treat sore throats. Tropical Design, Healing Herbs, Small Trees, Trees And Shrubs, Medicinal Plants, Herbal Medicine, Native Plants, Flower Photos, Dried Flowers

Māori Plant Use

Puriri, Vitex lucens This rongoa is related to the chaste tree and therefore has hormone balancing properties. It is also good for treating ulcers and the boiled leaves have been traditionally used to treat strains and backache. It has also been used internally to treat sore throats.

Tanekaha - Known as the celery herb Tanekaha was used medicinally as an astringent and antimicrobial agent by Maori people and early European settlers. The anti-microbial action of tannic acid has been well documented, and it has been shown to be effective against a range of bacteria, yeasts and viruses. A mild astringent with curative properties Homemade Products, Homemade Skin Care, Maori People, Soap Maker, Healing Herbs, Medicinal Plants, Home Made Soap, Native Plants, Herbal Remedies

Tanekaha - Known as the celery herb Tanekaha was used medicinally as an astringent and antimicrobial agent by Maori people and early European settlers. The anti-microbial action of tannic acid has been well documented, and it has been shown to be effective against a range of bacteria, yeasts and viruses. A mild astringent with curative properties

Pomaderris kumeraho Kumarahou Kumarohou is a plant of poor soils and is found from North Cape to Kawhia and the Bay of Plenty. Kumarahou makes lather if the leaves and flowers are crushed and stirred in a bowl of water. Healing Herbs, Medicinal Plants, Herbal Medicine, Natural Medicine, Trees And Shrubs, Trees To Plant, Health And Wellbeing, Native Plants, Herbal Remedies

Take the time to have a close look.

Another world opens if you have a close look at what is happening within the plants that structure the ornamental garden. Take the time to observe carefully many of the elements that make plants. The beauty in close observation can be unsurpassed.

Maori Medicine indigenous plant identification guide and healing cards from… Healing Herbs, Natural Healing, Diy Herbal Cosmetics, Business Baby, Spiritual Warrior, Plant Identification, Medicinal Plants, Health And Wellbeing, Herbal Medicine

MAORI MEDICINE INDIGENOUS PLANT IDENTIFICATION GUIDE AND HEALING CARDS - We Love Rongoa

This series of cards highlights the properties of 33 commonly plants found in the ngahere (bush) Each card is colour coded for ease of use and support of learning. Each card gives the plants' maori name, botanical name and their common known name. It has a photograph of the plant for ease of identification and its Medicinal properties which include its traditional uses. It also has each plants' spiritual properties - as each plant carries its own frequency and healing qualities from a…

Horopito: a hot, peppery taste. Pepper Tree, Fungal Infection, Native Plants, Garden Ideas, Remedies, Home And Garden, Herbs, Hot, Health

The "Maori painkiller" taking on fungal diseases

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