Friday,18 August,2017
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Plant Herbs: Santan Plant Health Benefits, Medicinal Values And It’s Multiple Uses

There are about 500 species in the genus Ixora. A few are in cultivation. There are numerous cultivars differing in flower color (yellow, pink, orange) and plant size. Several cultivars are dwarfs, under 3 feet. [...]

Surprising Uses And Benefits Of ” Velvet Apple” Commonly Known As “Mabolo Or Kamagong” In The Philippines

Mabolo is a medium-sized tree growing. Leaves are leathery, oblong with a round base and acute tip. Velvet Apple is native to the Philippines with its tree known as Kamagong or Mabolo. The mature leaves [...]

Proven Uses Of “Rosemary” Commonly Known As “Romero” In The Philippines

Rosmarinus officinalis, commonly known as rosemary (Romero), is a woody, perennial herb with fragrant, evergreen, needle-like leaves and white, pink, purple, or blue flowers, native to the Mediterranean region. It is a member of the [...]

Proven Herbal Remedy: “Perfume Tree” Commonly Known As “Ilang-Ilang” In The Philippines

Ilang-ilang is a medium-sized tree with pendulous branches, and leafy twigs. Flowers are fragrant, axillary, in umbellate hanging clusters, with three sepals and six petals, twisted when young and drooping when mature. Leaves are dark [...]

Surprising Uses Of “Chinese Wedelia” Better Known As “Hagonoi-Tsina” In The Philippines

Hagonoi-tsina is a slender, spreading, and hairy herb, with the branches usually less than 50 centimeters long. Leaves are oblong to oblong-lanceolate, 2 to 4.5 centimeters in length, and narrowed at both ends; the margins [...]

Herbal Remedy: “Chinese Fire Leaf” Commonly Known As “Baston De San Jose” In The Philippines

Tungkod-pare is an erect, smooth shrub which grows from 1 to 3 meters high from tuberous roots. Stems are simple or somewhat branched, and marked with leaf-scars. Leaves are mostly near the apex of the [...]

The Healing Power Of “Guest Tree” Commonly Known As “Tan-ag” In The Philippines

Tan-ag is a tree growing 8 to 15 meters high. Leaves are alternate, broadly ovate, with pointed tip and heart-shaped base. Flowers are pink, about 8 millimeters long, terminating the branches. Fruit is a thin-walled, [...]

Effective Home Remedies To Remove Unwanted Hair On Legs

Unwanted leg hair can make you feel self-conscious about your legs, especially if there are many. There are several ways to remove leg hair, such as sugaring, waxing and shaving. However, these methods are not [...]

Amazing Effect And Benefits Of Using “Loffah” As A Body Scrub

Loofah or ridge-gourd is a vegetable classed under the Cucurbitaceous (cucumber) family that abounds in the tropical and subtropical regions. It is actually the fruit of the two popular Cucurbitaceous species or varieties-Luffa acutangula and [...]

Multiple Uses And Medicinal Benefit Of Cogon Grass

Imperata cylindrica, commonly known as cogon grass /koʊˈɡoʊn/, kunai grass /ˈkuːnaɪ/, or blady grass is a species of grass in the genus Imperata. It is placed in the subfamily Panicoideae, supertribe Andropogonodae, tribe Andropogoneae. Red [...]