Whta is the Copperleaf
Copperleaf, (Latin name: Acalypha australis l.), euphorbiaceae, iron amaranth annual herb, 0.2-0.5 meters high. Branchlets slender, pilose on MAO, MAO gradually thinning. Leaves membranous, ovate, nearly ling long ovate or broadly lanceolate, 3-9 cm long, 1-5 cm wide. Male and female flowers with sequence, inflorescence altar, dilute the top. Peduncle 0.5 3 cm long, pedicel 0.5 mm long. Capsule 4 mm in diameter, with three points in fruit valves, the skin with thin raw Mao Hemao thickening small tumors. Nearly ovoid seed, seed coat smooth, fleshy mound long and thin. And four to 12 months.
Copperleaf medicine as part of whole grass or on the ground, with qingrejiedu, lishi, convergence of hemostatic effect. You can eat leaves, as one of the folk varieties of wild vegetables in most parts of southern China.
The effect of iron amaranth role:
Copperleaf medicine as part of whole grass or on the ground, with qingrejiedu, lishi, convergence of hemostatic effect, used for inflammatory bowel disease, bacterial dysentery, amebic dysentery, infantile malnutrition product, vomiting blood, nosebleed, bloody urine, stool, uterine bleeding, carbuncle furuncle ulcers, trauma, hemorrhage, eczema, dermatitis, snake bites, etc., is the national three kinds of new drugs amaranth Huang Liansu capsule of the main raw material.