(Castanea vulgaris)

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Tree of south Europa from 25 to 30 m of which one uses bark leaves and fruits.

Sweet chestnut tree helps against diarrhoea, also antispasmodic it helps in case of chronic coughs.
Also : Weaken, convalescence, whooping-cough, bronchitis.
In external use : Care of the hair.

Gargle; 40g of dried leaves, for one liter of boiling water, let infuse during 15 minutes, 4 times a day.

Antidandruff lotion; let infuse 60g of leaves for 1 liter of boiling water.

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Castanea sativa, sweet chestnut, marron, Castanea vulgaris