Hippophae rhamnoides Perennial Sun Properties: vermifuge, tonic, astringent, anti-infective, antisclera, immunostimulant, lipotrope, antioxydant, antiulcerous, antiarythmic. Uses: a general tonic, helps with cardio-vascular, digestive, and lung problems. Soothes mentrual pains. Helps heal burns, sunburns, bedsores, eczema. Used against flus and viral diseases. Extremely antioxydant and one of the most nourishing of the vegetal kingdom. Parts used: berries, seeds, leaves and bark. Notes: For a most generous crop, 1 male plant is needed for 6 to 8 females. Males should be planted no further than 50 meters. Height: 2 to 5 meters.