Evergreen shrub from 5 to 7 meters growing in the Mediterranean region of which one uses the roots, leaves, bark and fruits.
Strawberry tree arbutus is a powerful diuretic and helps for blood circulation.
Also: Cystitis, urethritis, diarrhea, liver and kidney disease, arteriosclerosis.
Infusion; 50 g of leaves for 1 liter of ebulient water, let infuse 5 minutes.
Decoction; Let macerate during 1 night 40 g of dried roots in 1 liter of water, then gently boil until 2/3 evaporates, filter; 1 glass every morning on an empty stomac during 3 days.