Parsley

Parsley

An effective diuretic, which helps with colic and bloating and stomach difficulties. The leaves are a rich source of vitamins and flavonoids.

An effective diuretic, which helps with colic and bloating and stomach difficulties. The leaves are a rich source of vitamins and flavonoids.

Latin name

Petroselinum crispum (Mill.) A.W.Hill. (family: Apiaceae)

Hand skimmed part

roots (Petroselini radix), leaf, fruits

Content substances

Roots contain essential oils (3-7 ml/kg, with the main components: apiol, myristicin, beta-phellandrene), phtalide, falcarinol. Leaves contain small amounts of essential oils (myristicin, limonene, beta-phellandrene, myrcene), flavonoid glycosides, furanocoumarins, polyynes, phtalide. Fruits contain essential oils (20-60 ml/kg, chemotype: apiol, myristicin).

Collection time

Fall of the first year.