Ficus Carica

18/03/2020

Deciduous tree up to 5 meters high, with large dark green leaves and succulent sour-brown fruits with seeds.

Contains:

  1. flavonoids,
  2. fructose
  3. vitamins.

The fruits have a mild laxative effect for constipation problems, with emollient properties to relieve bowel pain. Externally it can be used for inflammation of the skin, abscesses and swelling. Milk is analgesic and can be applied to insect bites.

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