The black poplar, and a large shrub that is found mainly in Europe and South Asia. The name by which the botanists call this tree ‘”Populus nigra” and belongs to the family of Salicaceae. In herbal medicine, generally use the bark and buds.
In fact, if you look at the bark turns out to be full of many rich and precious ingredients. We find many glycosides such as salicin, the populoside, totally abandons the typical plant, and also Populin. There are also many other substances such as tannins, benzoic acid and a rich essential oil. (more…)