Citrus limon flowers

DCF 1.0

DCF 1.0

Lemon flower


Citrus limon flower


Citrus limon flower


Scientific classification
Kingdom:     Plantae
(unranked):     Angiosperms
(unranked):     Eudicots
(unranked):     Rosids
Order:     Sapindales
Family:     Rutaceae
Genus:     Citrus
Species:     C. × limon


The health benefits of lemon highlights its value as anticatarrhal, benefits blood circulation, capillary protector, antihypertensive, antispasmodic, diuretic, applied to the skin and mucous membranes is antibacterial and antifungal.

Lemon juice is used in topical application for healing wounds, herpes and other skin conditions.

The boiled lemonade is used against colds and as sweat increaser.

The lemon juice in water is used against dyspepsia alkaline and pure juice against catarrhal angina.

Juice is applied to stops the vomiting. It´s also used against chronic obstructions of liver and spleen.