Great medicinal value of the leaves of Drumstick tree
Leaves of the drumstick tree is a bit bitter in taste, but are you aware of the great medicinal value these leaves and flowers of the tree carry? They are rich in vitamins and are very good for health in many ways. Read on to know more about the same and add on to the discussion with additional knowledge if any.
In almost all the houses we get to see a drumstick tree. Since the planting and maintenance of this tree is simple and easy, it is common in almost all houses.
The leaves of drumstick tree are rich in calcium, iron, Vitamin A, B, C, beta carotene, manganese, protein and amino acids. If one uses this leaves at least weekly once as a dish, we can avail the benefits of all the vitamin contents at a time to our body. It removes anemia, skin disorders, breathing and indigestion disorders. It helps the pregnant ladies for strengthening the child in the womb. It also regulates the menopause in ladies. As the content of vitamin A is more in this leaves, sharpness in eyesight and eye related problems can be regulated by consuming this leaves. It further prevents heart diseases and the anti oxidants present helps in the prevention of cancer. The calcium gives strength to our bones and teeth as well.
The flowers of this tree which are shed during particular seasons can be collected, dried in the Sun and powdered and can be given to children by mixing it in milk. It helps in regulating the digestion process and also increases the memory power.