The tree is red. Photo, description and application

The tree is red. Photo, description and application

Rosaceae red( Myrica rubra) is a two-tailed fruit tree of the genus Veselovtsi, the genus Vesoskovnitsa. It is also called Chinese strawberry, Yambir, Yamamomo and waxy berries for the unusual color of the fruits. The red berries have a white transparent shade, as if they are wax-covered,

or made of wax. The tree is light-loving, likes abundant watering, but not at all demanding on the quality of the soil. Prefers warm climate, but can withstand freezing to -5 ° C.Propagated by seeds, cuttings.


The vagina red is grown in eastern and southeast Asia. Residents of China and Japan have been growing this tree for a hundred years, cultivating, and producing new varieties. For the Chinese areas south of the Yangtze River, the harvest of hamburgers is one of the main sources of income.

The tree is red. Photo, description and application

Tree can grow in countries with tropical and subtropical climate. The fruits have a short shelf life, so they are rare outside of the growing places.


A 10-20-meter-high tree with a smooth gray bark and a homogeneous semi-spherical crown. Longitudinal leaves of bright green, blue-green or marsh-green color have the same shape with straight, not carved edges. The width of the sheet gradually increases from the base to the end. The flowers are small, two-edged, located at the ends of the branches.

The tree is red. Photo, description and application

The mature fruits of the waxy red are red and reddish violet berries with a visual effect of the wax structure. They have a round shape, grow to 2-2.5 cm in diameter. Sweet tender pulp is covered with a dense sheath, with a rough surface, similar to the accumulation of many small grains. In the middle of the berries is one large seed.

Fruit taste is sweet, slightly abrasive, associated with the combination of strawberry, cherry and blackberry flavors.

Application of

Brisket Berries are consumed fresh in food. They are dried, canned, made juices, compotes, alcoholic beverages. From corms, plants make dyes, medicines.

Fruits rich in useful micro - and macro elements. Contain iron, potassium, calcium, magnesium, phosphorus, manganese, zinc, vitamins A, B, C, E, PP, tannins. Their antimicrobial, anti-inflammatory, general-fixing, anti-sclerotic effect have been proved.

The tree is red. Photo, description and application

Berries increase immunity, remove toxins, improve metabolism, and prevent the development of cancer. High iron content helps to raise hemoglobin levels, so they are recommended for anemia, in the postoperative period. Fruits are prescribed for patients with muscular dystrophy.

Due to the high content of acids, red vowel negatively affects tooth enamel, it is not recommended for people with acute diseases of the gastrointestinal tract and diabetes.

The undeniable wood decoration. It is grown in parks and forest parks to decorate terrain.