Fig. 41. Heart-shaped linden (below - a flower).
Heart-shaped linden (Tilia cordata Mill.) And other species - wild-growing, less often - cultivated plants. Active ingredients - glycosides. Infusion of "lime blossom", i.e. inflorescences with bracts (1 tablespoon for 2 cups boiling water), is a diaphoretic with colds; externally use the decoction (20: 200) for rinsing the mouth and throat.