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Butter facts and health benefits

Butter facts and health benefits

Butter us actually a solid dairy product which is made by whipping fresh or fermented cream or milk, to separate the butterfat from the buttermilk. It has special reference in the Ayurvedic medicines and...
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 the species, Zingiber spectabile, comes from two words. "Zingiber" is...
Burmese Grape facts and health benefits

Burmese Grape facts and health benefits

Mafai or Burmese grape scientifically known as Baccaurea ramiflora is a slow growing evergreen tree in the Euphorbiaceae family. It is an egg-shaped, yellowish colored, pinkish to bright red or purple fruit native...
Black Walnut facts and health benefits

Black Walnut facts and health benefits

Black Walnuts scientifically known as Juglans nigra is a species of deciduous tree in the walnut family, Juglandaceae, native to eastern North America. It grows mostly in riparian zones, from southern Ontario, west...
Basil facts and health benefits

Basil facts and health benefits

Basil is actually a common name for a culinary herb Ocimum Basilium. It belongs to the mint family and is also known as Saint Joseph’s Wort in English speaking countries. It is also...
Bell Peppers facts and health benefits

Bell Peppers facts and health benefits

Bell pepper, also known as sweet pepper, is one of the most commonly used chili peppers in the Capsicum annuum family and is native to Mexico and northern Latin America. These are scientifically...
Breadfruits facts and health benefits

Breadfruits facts and health benefits

  Breadfruit is one of rare fruits which are consumed as a vegetable than as a fruit. Breadfruit is grown all through the tropics and this fruit belongs to the family of “Moraceae” and...
Brazil nuts facts and health benefits

Brazil nuts facts and health benefits

With the scientific name of Bertholletia excelsa, Brazil nuts are a nutrient-dense and delicious type of nut that comes from Brazil nut tree in South America. The trees is actually native to South...
Boysenberry facts and health benefits

Boysenberry facts and health benefits

Boysenberry, scientific name, Rubus ursinus var loganobaccus cv Boysenberry, is actually a hybrid aggregate fruit that was cultivated by cross pollinating the flowers of three other berries: raspberry, loganberry and the blackberry. Ironically,...
Black Cumin facts and health benefits

Black Cumin facts and health benefits

Nigella sativa also known as nigella or kalonji, often called black cumin, is an annual flowering plant in the family Ranunculaceae, native to south and southwest Asia. Black Cumin seed has been used...