Pines are trees commonly known to all of us. They grow even on poorly fertile soils and in very difficult conditions - we associate them mainly with forests growing on the sandy and windy coast of the Baltic Sea, but we can find them in most Polish stands. The tallest of them can grow up to 80 meters in height, and the most long-lived ones can survive for over 4,700 years! It should come as no surprise that such strong and durable plants have many valuable properties. Pines were worshiped not only by the ancient Slavs, but also by the Greeks and Romans. Not without a reason! In this article, you will learn how pine shoot syrup affects health and who should pay special attention to it, as well as meet other equally strong competitors of pine in the plant world.