30 seeds of Nigella, Nigella sativa, black cumin, nigella gardens, mildew Levant, the seed that cures everything except death!

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Any delicate plant lace that adorns beautiful blue and white flowers, also known as black cumin Nigella because of small aromatic and edible seeds it releases. Used in cooking as a spice and pepper substitute, it is also a remarkable medicinal, with many more or less known virtues. It cleanses the body of toxins, stimulates cell regeneration, strengthens the immune system and destroys bacteria.

Used as a spice and medicine since ancient times, a peppery gas is removed from the cumin with a camphor taste reminiscent of oregano and lemon with a smoky flavor. The oldest data about its culture and its use dates back to the time of ancient Egypt. It has also found in the tomb of Tutankhamun, and black cumin oil was known to them and deemed to have calming, regenerating and revitalizing.

Used by Hippocrates in his preparations, and by Pliny and the Greek physician Dioscorides who recommended it to relieve headaches and toothaches. It also indicated that at high doses, it favored the urinary secretion, the onset of menstruation and lactation (it is also used in Ayurveda for this purpose!). It is part of the plant whose cultivation is recommended by Charlemagne in the Chapterhouse of Villis.

The Prophet Muhammad would have said that Nigel "cures all ailments except death," which shows the great esteem in which they held it. Its many uses have earned it the name "habbatul barakah" meaning "blessed seed" ... And Avivienne, Persian physician of the 10th century used in the treatment of warts, vitiligo, in case of flu, ...

It traditionally meets in the Middle East, Africa and Asia, where it is used for its amazing healing qualities of many diseases, benefits validated by the biomedical literature. More than 450 published studies refer to it, since 1964. In other words, modern science has confirmed the beneficial effects of black seed.


Botanical description of nigella

The Black Seed (Nigella sativa) is an annual herb of the buttercup family, native to Eurasia. The plant is recognizable by its erect stem, up to 60 cm in height, its leaves divided into small short strips, feathery, gray-green and flowers with 5 or 6 petals. These can be of various colors, from blue to white, through pink. Nigella bloom during the months of June and July. These fruits, similar to poppy capsules, contain tiny black seeds, hard, similar to those of the onion. It is mainly cultivated in the Mediterranean region, West Asia, Saudi Arabia, Sudan and Ethiopia.


Composition of nigella

parts used
These are nigella seeds that are used in herbal medicine. The black cumin oil is obtained by cold pressing of the seeds.

active ingredients
The cultivated cumin seeds contain proteins, lipids, carbohydrates, amino acids and secondary metabolites, which are known for their pharmacological activity. Indeed, black cumin seeds are high in thymoquinone in thymohydroquinone in dithymoquinone, thymol and omega-3 and omega-6.


culinary use

Widely used in Indian cooking, it is a component of the mixture panch phora, and they are often found in curries, pickles, the naans, poultry and lamb or puff pastry. Even in the Middle East, are used on round buns or cakes, alone or in combination with the sesame seeds. Test on vegetables like zucchini or eggplant or cheeses like feta or coffee at the Egyptian ...


medicinal properties of black cumin

internal use
• Excellent food supplement dedicated to the internal balance.
• Numerous healing properties: digestive, diuretic, stimulant, antioxidant, galactogenic (it activates the secretion of milk in nursing mothers), analgesic and anti-allergic.
• Boosts the immune system, lowers bad cholesterol and prevents blood pressure.
• Regular consumption of black cumin can reduce the sugar in the blood and insulin resistance, making it an effective remedy to prevent type 2 diabetes.

external use
• Virtues anti-inflammatory and calming essential oil.
• Reduces headaches, dizziness and joint pain in local applications or massages.
• Treats colds, toothache (in mouthwash) and skin problems (psoriasis, acne, eczema, burns).
• Treats acne or skin problems and improves the complexion.
usual therapeutic indications

The anti-infective action of Nigella can treat respiratory, biliary and urinary problems. Its draining effect helps to eliminate toxins in the intestines and lungs. Thus, it strengthens and protects the airways against all kinds of external aggressions.


Other therapeutic indications demonstrated

Nigel contains many natural components (vitamins, enzymes, trace elements or omega-6 and omega-3 plants), whose health benefits are widely scientifically proven, for over forty years. In synergy with each other, these components help boost the immune system and prevent infections and allergies. The black cumin oil is a dietary supplement indicated to energize, when the seasons change. Make two oil Nigella cures for three weeks each year helps strengthen the immune system and improve well-being.


Precautions of nigella

Consumed in large quantities, black cumin can be slightly toxic.


Research nigella

Numerous studies have been made on the pharmacological properties of Black Seed. The researchers found that black cumin oil could increase cell growth in the bone marrow and inhibit tumor growth by 50%. Similarly, several studies have demonstrated that black seed stimulated immune cells and confirmed its antibacterial and antifungal properties and its effectiveness for lowering sugar levels in the blood. Scientists are interested more and more to the effects of Nigella in the prevention and treatment of cancer. For now, we can not yet affirm or deny this new indication. (Doctissimo.fr)


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Seeds that are presented to you have been collected during the year 2015. They are viable and fresh. They were picked up on country roads in the Pyrenees. It is therefore considered mother plants not hybridized wild.

Some seeds require precise characteristics of germination. We always send the advice of seedlings with seeds commissioned to make you benefit from our expertise and make you avoid the pitfalls that we went through.
Germination is an exciting process. All our seeds are stored at a constant temperature of 6 ° which allows not require you to go through a cooling process to trigger the germination process called: stratification.

We remain at your disposal to accompany you throughout your seedlings and even time of your culture. Feel free to use your keyboard!

shipping costs are not cumulative. Whatever the number of seed varieties, you only pay the postage once.

The medicinal properties of plants are given for information, in any case we must practice self-medication. Please consult a health care professional, doctor (more specialized in chemistry), herbalist, pharmacist or herbalist herbalist (are really specialized in plants).

Anyway, thank you for your visit and your interest in the plant kingdom


FAQs

Toutes les commandes sont agrémentées d'une notice concernant les semis ainsi que des conseils de culture.

Nous pouvons bien sûr faire un emballage cadeau sur demande, cela ne nécessite pas de frais supplémentaires mais peut demander 24 heures de plus pour la livraison.

Si vous souhaitez un achat de graines en gros, nous pouvons étudier la question avec vous et cela très rapidement. Nous sommes aujourd'hui les seuls à proposer des graines non issues de cultures professionnelles, de cultures intensives, nos graines sont ramassées à la main, dans la nature et vous assurent longévité dans le jardin ainsi que les meilleures garanties concernant leurs propriétés médicinales. Nous ne sommes pas en mesure de concurrencer les vendeurs spécialisés dans la quantité au détriment de la qualité. Nos graines germent et sont accompagnées d'une garantie unique de germination. Mais nous pouvons étudier votre demande dans les meilleurs délais.

Nous pouvons nous adapter à vos demandes de personnalisation et vous répondre dans les 10 heures suivant votre courrier d'information. Notre capacité à réagir et nous adapter est une condition primordiale de notre service, aussi n'hésitez pas à nous faire part de vos demandes.

Toutes les commandes sont agrémentées d'une notice concernant les semis ainsi que des conseils de culture.

Nous pouvons bien sûr faire un emballage cadeau sur demande, cela ne nécessite pas de frais supplémentaires mais peut demander 24 heures de plus pour la livraison.

Si vous souhaitez un achat de graines en gros, nous pouvons étudier la question avec vous et cela très rapidement. Nous sommes aujourd'hui les seuls à proposer des graines non issues de cultures professionnelles, de cultures intensives, nos graines sont ramassées à la main, dans la nature et vous assurent longévité dans le jardin ainsi que les meilleures garanties concernant leurs propriétés médicinales. Nous ne sommes pas en mesure de concurrencer les vendeurs spécialisés dans la quantité au détriment de la qualité. Nos graines germent et sont accompagnées d'une garantie unique de germination. Mais nous pouvons étudier votre demande dans les meilleurs délais.

Nous pouvons nous adapter à vos demandes de personnalisation et vous répondre dans les 10 heures suivant votre courrier d'information. Notre capacité à réagir et nous adapter est une condition primordiale de notre service, aussi n'hésitez pas à nous faire part de vos demandes.


Reviews
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Apr 23, 2017 by Isa Articho
Very well packaged & fast shipping :) I haven't planted them yet but will soon, Thank you :)
Jul 5, 2016 by Anne Ashmore
Very good seller, so nice, with explication and beautiful pictures, very nice to receive it this well send! It is really a gift!
Jun 4, 2016 by Véronique van Wessel

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