Bi-annual plant up to 1500 m from 0,10 to 0,50 m high
of which one uses the flowered tops.
Centaury is tonic febrifuge and facilitates digestion. Also used in case of hepatic insufficiency and convalescence.
In external use : Ulcerate varicose, wounds, hair fall.
Infusion : 15 g for one liter of water ; 2 cups a day between the meals.
Decoction 50 g for one liter of water in lotion or compress for wounds, hair loss, varicose, ulcers.
Infusion; 15g for 1 liter; 2 cups a day between the meals.
Decoction; 50g for 1 liter in lotion or compress on the wounds, hair loss, varicose ulcers.
Wine; 60g of plant for 1 liter of white wine with some geniper berries, macerate during 8 days, filter, put sugar in; 1 glass before the meals