Common Howthorn


Family: Rosaceae

  • BotanicName: Crataegus Monogyna
  • English Name: Common Howthorn
  • Regional Names: Common wormwood,Hawthorn
  • General DefinitionThe leaves are 3-5 lobed, upper surface is dark green,glossy, lower surface is light green and dull and also leathery.The flowers are found collectively such as bunch.
  • Used Parts: Leaf,flower and fruits.
  • Active Ingredients: It contains tannin, trimethylamin and some vitamins, vitamin C Flavone derivatives,triterpene derivatives
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  • Spreading Area: It spreads mainly in Western and Southern Anatolia and various regions.