Sea Buckthorn (Hippophae rhamnoides) seeds
English name : Seabuckthorn, Himalayan
Details: Much branched spiny shurb, leaves oblong lanceolate or linear, silvery white beneath. Flowers one sexed occuring on different plants. Fruit orange red 6mm.
Distribution : China, Mongolia, Russia, Germany, Canada, Iran and Kashmir
Ecological notes: Grows in riverine sandy soils.
The fruit of
Updated March 17th, 2012 at 01:41 AM by iirc
Herb: Sea Buckthorn
Latin name: Hippophae rhamnoides
Family: Elaeagnaceae (Oleaster Family)
Local name: Kashmir Himalayan berry, Leh berry,Sea buckthorn, Siberian pineapple, Sea Berry, Sandthorn or Swallowthorn
Medicinal use of Sea Buckthorn : The twigs and leaves contain 4 - 5% tannin. They are astringent and vermifuge. The tender branches and leaves contain bio-active substances which are used to produce an oil that is quite distinct from
Updated February 1st, 2012 at 07:42 PM by iirc
(Missing some words)