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Tragacanth

Tragacanth (Gund) facts and benefits

Tragacanth is low-growing, thorny shrubs that are native to the mountainous regions of the Middle East. Gum tragacanth is obtained by tapping the branches and tap roots. The gum dries as it exudes...
Tangerine essential oil facts and benefits

Tangerine essential oil facts and benefits

Tangerine essential oil is extracted from Citrus reticulata (also known as Citrus nobilis, madurensis, unshiu, deliciosa) of the Rutaceae family and is also known as European mandarin, naartjie and true mandarin. Although the...
Tuna facts and health benefits

Tuna facts and health benefits

Tuna is a saltwater fish that belongs to genus Thunnus in the mackerel family (Scombridae) which also includes the bonitos, albacore and mackerels. However, tuna belong to a tribe, called Thunnini. This “tribe”...
Turkey facts and health benefits

Turkey facts and health benefits

Meleagris gallopavo commonly known as the domestic turkey or wild turkey is one of the largest and most distinctive members of the Galliformes (a group of game birds which includes grouse, pheasants and...

Tarragon-Artemisia dracunculus

Artemisia dracunculus, commonly known as tarragon, is a perennial plant with glossy green leaves and yellow flowers widely found in Eurasia and North America. It is believed got originated in Central Asia region such...
Turkey berry facts and health benefits

Turkey berry facts and health benefits

Turkey berry scientifically known as Solanum torvum is also known as Plate Brush, Devils Fig, Pea Eggplant, Bhankatiya, Pea Aubergine, Wild Eggplant, Gully Bean, Tekokak, Susumber, and many other names is native to...
Tomatillo facts and health benefits

Tomatillo facts and health benefits

Scientifically known as Physalis Philadelphica tomatillo is the fruit of the member of Solanaceae or nightshade family of fruit and vegetable, which also includes tomato, eggplant, chilli pepper, potato and ground cherry.  Sometimes...
Turnip facts and health benefits

Turnip facts and health benefits

  Scientifically known as Brassica rapa, turnip is a white-skinned root vegetable from the Brassicaceae family that has become globally popular both for human consumption and livestock feed. Native to northern Europe, turnip was...
Tomatoes facts and health benefits

Tomatoes facts and health benefits

  Known scientifically as Solanum lycopersicum, the tomato is the red berry type fruit which belongs to the nightshade family, Solanaceae which also includes chili peppers, potato, eggplant, etc. and is native to South...
Taro facts and health benefits

Taro facts and health benefits

Taro (Colocasia esculenta) also known as eddo or dasheen is really a starchy edible tuber grown in several exotic nations around the world. It is a member of the Araceae family, which includes...