Knotgrass herb is a component of the Biofiton Healthy Kidneys, Kidney Recovery, Healthy Joints, Joint Mobility and Sport Body supplements.
Thanks to the unique technology of cryogenic grinding (Cryo Grinding) up to 100% of the cells are opened, increasing the efficiency and power of herbs several times.

GENERAL INFORMATION
Knotgrass (Polygonum aviculare, fr. renouee des oiseaux, ger. Vogelknoterich, it. centinodia) – species of plants from the family Polygonaceae.

PHARMACOLOGY
Extract from the knotweed increases the excretion of urine, used in kidney stones, as a diuretic, in pulmonary diseases, externally in bleeding, poorly healing wounds.

CHEMISTRY
Knotgrass herb (Herba Polygoni avicularis) contains flavonoids (including quercetin and aviclovin), soluble silica (about 0.2%), tannins (about 1.4%), polyphenolic acids, sugars (20%), mineral salts (about 8%).

MORPHOLOGY
Stalk
Branched, spread and crawling (less ascending), it reaches a length of 50 cm. Sinozielona.
Leaves
Elliptic or equine, small, blue-green, short-tailed, with the scabbard covering the stalk.
Flowers
White-green or red-green, inconspicuous, 1-5 in leaf angles. 5-fold world. Perianths half-grown, 2-3 mm long.
Fruits
Triangular peanuts about 3 mm long. They are disseminated by animals (zoochoria).
Root
Spawn, spindly.

OCCURRENCE
Knotgrass is very widely spread on Earth. Initially, he performed in the northern hemisphere, but he was dragged in and settled also in the southern hemisphere.

BOTANY
The knotweed is an annual or biennial plant. Common weed in crops, grows in courtyards, roadsides, rivers. The cotyledons have long (up to 15 mm), narrow, blunt ends. Because the first leaves are also narrow, hence probably the usual name for pig grass.  In the classification of plant communities, the species characteristic for the class (Cl.) Stellarietea mediae. The plant blooms from June to October, is self-pollinating.