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Multiple Health Benefits Of “Lipote Fruit” That You Should Know

Lipote is a fruit from Philippines. This fruit, though eaten as well as also made into a wine by local people, is rarely cultivated. It is also not known much outside Philippines. Lipote is found [...]

Tips On How To Regrow Avocado Seeds Again In Your Home

People like avocado so much because it tastes absolutely delicious to them. A nice piece of toast covered in ripe avocado and ripe tomato slices, drizzled with extra virgin olive oil, sprinkled with salt and [...]

How To Make “Nam nam Fruit Tea” And Its Amazing Benefits On Our Health

Nam nam or nam nam fruit is native to Malaysia and it can be found in South East Asia, India and Sri Lanka. It is classified in the same family of the common “groundnut” or [...]

Health Benefits Of “Snake Fruit” Commonly Known As “Salak/Alimuran” In The Philippines

Rattan fruit in the central (sort of northern) part of Luzon. It’s called kayapi in the Visayan areas. Salak or snake fruit in other parts of Southeast Asia, such as Indonesia and Malaysia. Known for [...]

Surprising Benefits Of “Cermai Fruit” Commonly Known As “Karamay” In The Philippines

Karamay or bangkiling as it called in the Philippines is use in some Filipino dishes as a souring agent. This fruit somehow makes me think of green grapes as they look like clusters of grapes [...]

Origin, Properties, Uses And Benefits Of “Catmon Fruit”

Before it was called Santa Barbara (a place in Iloilo), historical accounts say it was named catmon, as this variety of trees were landmarks in the route up Central Panay. Katmon (Family: Dilleniaceae, Synonyms: Dilenia [...]

Numerous Health Benefits Of Chayote/Sayote That You Should Know

Chayote/Sayote is a tropical perennial vine. Rootstock is tuberous. Leaves are hairy, broadly cordate, entire or angled. Flowers are staminate, yellowish to pale green, in long racemes. Pistillate flowers are solitary. Fruit is pear-shaped, light [...]

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 [...]

Multiple Medicinal Uses Of “Ardisia Elliptica” Commonly Known As “Tagpo” In The Philippines

Tagpo is a shared common name of two species of plants: Tagpong-gubat, tagpo(Psychotria luconiensis), and Tagpo (Ardisia squamulosa Presl). The latter is a small tree growing to a height of about 10 meters, with fragrant [...]

Numerous Uses And Benefits Of “Cucumber Tree” Better Know As “Kamias” In The Philippines

Averrhoa bilimbi (commonly known as bilimbi, cucumber tree, or tree sorrel) is a fruit-bearing tree of the genus Averrhoa, family Oxalidaceae. It is a close relative of carambola tree. It is a fruit that has [...]