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Apple Cider Vinegar uses and Benefits

Apple Cider Vinegar uses and Benefits

Apple cider vinegar commonly known as cider vinegar or ACV is a type of vinegar made from cider or apple must and has a pale to medium amber color. Unpasteurized or organic ACV...
Asafoetida facts and health benefits

Asafoetida facts and health benefits

  Ferula assafoetida, popularly known as asafoetida, is dried latex (gum oleoresin) exuded from the rhizome or tap root of several species of Ferula. Asafoetida gets its name from the Latin word foetid, which...

Aronia Berry-Aronia melanocarpa

Aronia melanocarpa, commonly called Black chokeberry, Chokeberry, Apfelbeer, svartaronia, kahle Apfelbeere, is native to Eastern North America. These are the perennial flowering plants with black, purple or red glossy berries from the family Rosaceae....
Ackee facts and health benefits

Ackee facts and health benefits

Blighia sapida, commonly known as Ackee, is a fruit that majorly comes from Jamaica. It is a member of the sapindaceae plant family and is a relative of the litchi (lychee) and the...

Arugula-Eruca sativa

Arugula (Eruca sativa) is an edible flowering plant in the family Brassicaceae native to Mediterranean areas such as Greece, Italy and Turkey. It is also called Rocket, Roquette, Rucola, Garden rocket, Rocket, Eruca, Rocket...
Allspice facts and health benefits

Allspice facts and health benefits

Allspice which is also called Jamaica pepper; Kurundu, Myrtle pepper, pimento, allspice berries, or newspice is a spice that is the dried unripe fruit of the Pimenta dioica plant, native to the West...
Arrowroot facts and health benefits

Arrowroot facts and health benefits

Arrowroot (Maranta arundinacea), is actually a starch rich, creeping underground rhizome that belongs to the Marantaceae family plants. The plant is native to the tropics of South America, where it has a long...
Agar seaweed facts

Agar seaweed facts

Agar seaweed  scientifically known as Eucheuma spp. is seaweeds that are most common and fast growing species in the Philippines and are found from just below the low tide mark to the upper subtidal zone...
Arrowhead - Sagittaria latifolia

Arrowhead – Sagittaria latifolia

Arrowhead also known as duck-potato, broadleaf arrowhead, Indian potato, or wapato is widely grown aquatic perennial plant. Arrowhead scientifically known as Sagittaria latifolia belongs to genus Sagittaria L. of the Alismataceae family. It...
Alfalfa - Medicago sativa

Alfalfa – Medicago sativa

Alfalfa, also named lucerne (Medicago sativa) is an important forage crop in many nations throughout the world. It is a perennial flowering plant in the pea family Fabaceae grown as an important forage...