Saltbush is an annual plant that can grow up to 150 centimeters high. Saltbush has a straight stem, its matt leaves are cordate-longitudinal, flowers are green, they form small clusters. Saltbush grows like weed along roads and in fields. However, some people grow saltbush in their gardens.
Saltbush in dentistry and against diseases of the mouth cavity. Saltbush leaves are rich in minerals, ascorbic and oxalic acids. They are used in dentistry to treat parodontosis, gingivitis, and stomatitis. Saltbush leaves can be used to make decoctions or simply in salads. Both fresh and dried leaves can be used for treatment. Saltbush should be gathered while blossoming.