Benefits Celery - Celery For Health

Below will be discussed on the morphology and the utilization of medicinal plants for health, especially the celery plant.


Celery (Apium graveolens) can grow well in low or high. Celery plants are classified as vegetables, plants that have a wet bar of this compound, can basically be divided into several types and include celery tuber can be eaten.

Celery leaf vegetables used to supplement (eg, for soup). For the ancient Romans used as a celery plant flowers. According to the botanical historian, celery has been used as a vegetable or XZII century in 1640, and recognized as a medicinal plant new scientifically in 1942. Celery plant breeding can be used 2 ways, namely through the seeds or the mass transfer of the child.

Local Name:
Celery (UK), Celeri (France), celery (Italy); Selinon, Parsley (Germany), Celery (Indonesia); Sledri (Java), Saledri (Sunda);

Curable Disease:
Hypertension, eye pain, rheumatic;

1. Hypertension
Ingredients: celery leaves to taste
How to make: squeezed with enough cooking water and then filtered;
How to use: drink 3 times a day 2 tablespoons, and done regularly.
Note: excessive use of dangerous!

2. useful for eye drugs have the efficacy to overcome an eye
Ingredients: 2 stalks celery, spinach leaves 2 stems, 1 stem
How to make: all these ingredients together and then pounded
1 cup brewed with hot water and filtered.
How to use: the usual drink.

3. Rheumatic
Ingredients: 1 stalk celery
How to use: as a Lalapan eaten with every meal.

CHEMISTRY: Celery has many nutrients, among others, (per 100 g): a. calories by 20 calories, b. 1 gram of protein C. d. 0.1 grams fat 4.6 grams carbohydrate e. calcium 50 mg f. g. 40 mg of phosphorus p. 1 mg iron Vitamin A 130 SI i. Vitamin B1 0.03 mg j. Vitamin C 11 mg and 63% of edible parts. Celery leaves apiin also contains, in addition to a diuretic substance is useful to increase the amount of urine.