Bottlebrushes facts and health benefits

Bottlebrushes facts and health benefits

Bottle bush plant scientifically known as Melaleuca citrina, Callistemon citrinus get their name from the spikes of flowers that bloom at the ends...
Vanilla facts and benefits

Vanilla facts and benefits

Vanilla planifolia commonly known as Vanilla comes from the long, greenish-yellow seedpods of a fragrant tropical vanilla orchid and is native to Mesoamerica...

Vetiver – Chrysopogon zizanioides

Vetiver, with scientific name as Chrysopogon zizanioides, is the genus of plants in the grass family Poaceae. Vetiver grows well in hot to humid...
Rudraksha facts and health benefits

Rudraksha facts and health benefits

Elaeocarpus ganitrus commonly known as Rudraksha belongs to the Elaeocarpaceae family and grows in the Himalayan region. In Sanskrit Rudraksha means Rudra’s (Shiva’s)...

Rosewater

Rosewater is made by soaking rose petals in the water. It is extracted from the distillation of rose petals. It is also used as...
Beehive Ginger facts and health benefits

Beehive Ginger facts and health benefits

Zingiber spectabile commonly known as Beehive Ginger is a clumping herbaceous plant native to Peninsular Malaysia and Peninsular Thailand. The scientific name of...
Malabar Nut facts and health benefits

Malabar Nut facts and health benefits

Justicia adhatoda is an herb, also commonly known as Malabar Nut in English, Adosa in Hindi and Vasaka in Sanskrit. It is a...

Calendula-Calendula officinalis

Calendula is a genus of perennial or annual plant in the sunflower family Asteraceae or Compositae. Daisies, chamomile, arnica and yarrow are the other...

Devil’s cotton-Abroma augusta

Abroma augusta is a species of the flowering plant in the genus Abroma, family Malvaceae. Commonly known as Devil’s Cotton and Ulat kambal, it...
Cardamom facts and health benefits

Cardamom facts and health benefits

Cardamom (Elettaria cardamomum) sometime called Cardamon or Cardamum, is a spice made from the seeds of several plants in the genera Elettaria and...