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Gooseberry Facts and health benefits

Gooseberry facts and health benefits

Gooseberry (Ribes spp.) scientifically known as Phyllanthus emblica is a small spiny bush in the family Rosaceae which is grown for its edible fruit of the same name. It is also known as...
Gac fruit facts and health benefits

Gac fruit facts and health benefits

Gac Fruit, or simply Gac as it is referred to in Southeast Asia, is actually a tropical vine that is botanically classified as Momordica cochinchinensis. It is native to Southeast Asian region from...
Garlic Pear facts and health benefits

Garlic Pear facts and health benefits

Flowering tree Crateva religiosa, is called the sacred garlic pear and temple plant, and many other names include Balai Lamok, abiyuch, barna, varuna, bidasi, Garlic pear tree, Caper tree, Three-leaf caper, and Obtuse...
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Guavas facts and health benefits

Guava scientifically known as Psidium guajava is one of the nutritious tropical fruit rich in high-profile nutrients. Botanically, this wonderful fruit belongs within the family of Myrtaceae, in the genus: Psidium. Exact origin...

Grapefruit-Citrus paradisi

Grapefruit is the fruit of the citrus species Citrus × paradise in the family Rutaceae. Grapefruit is a hybrid of pummelo (Citrus maxima) and orange (Citrus sinensis). Common names of Grapefruit: Common Grapefruit, Pomelo,...
Grapes facts and health benefits

Grapes facts and health benefits

Grapes scientifically known as Vitis vinifera is a small round berries growing in clusters on a perennial and deciduous woody vine in the genus Vitis. The word grape was derived from the Old...
Green Peas facts and health benefits

Green Peas facts and health benefits

Peas are usually referred to as the pods or even the little, circular seeds of the legume Pisum sativum. Botanically, pea plant is definitely an herbaceous creeper from the family Fabaceae. Green peas...
Ginger - Zingiber officinale

Ginger – Zingiber officinale

Ginger is the common name for Zingiber officinale, which was originally grown in China and now equally spread around the world. The plant's botanical name is supposed to be derived from its Sanskrit...

Garlic – Allium sativum

  (Allium sativum) also known as Wild Garlic or Field Garlic is a vegetable and most widely cultivated species of the genus Allium L.  A perennial plant, native to Central Asia but is widely grown...
Garden Cress - Lepidium sativum

Garden Cress – Lepidium sativum

Garden cress (Lepidium sativum) is also known as halim is an edible fast-growing herb which is native to Persia. Garden cress belongs to the cruciferous family and is linked to mustard, pepperwort pepper...