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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 [...]

Medicinal Uses, Benefits, Dosage And Properties Of “Abrus Precatorius (Rosary Pea)” Commonly Known As “Saga” In The Philippines

Saga is a slender, twining, branched, annual vine. It is sparingly hairy or nearly smooth. Leaves are alternate, and compounded into pinnate arrangement of about 20 to 40 leaflets to each leaf; each leaflet oblong, [...]

Surprising Uses Of “False Sandalwood” Commonly Known As “Sapang” In The Philippines

Sapang is a small tree, with scattered spines. Leaves are compound, up to 50 centimeters long. Pinnae are about 20, opposite, and 10 to 20 centimeters long. Leaflets are obliquely oblong to oblong-rhomboid. Flowers are [...]

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 [...]

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, [...]

Surprising Medicinal Uses Of “Coconut Roots” That No One May Not Told You About

Normally adventitious root system grows surrounding of the plant and few roots penetrate deep in to soil for the stability of the coconut tree. The number of coconut roots occurs on coconut tree is depending [...]

Multiple Uses And Benefits Of “White Silk Cotton Tree” Better Known As “Buboi” In The Philippines

Buboi or kapok is planted in settled areas throughout the Philippines. It is possibly a native of tropical America, and is now pantropic in distribution. Buboi is an erect, deciduous tree, growing to a height [...]

Know The Amazing Reasons Why This Fruit Is Called A “Miracle Fruit”

In Mindanao, there’s a strange fruit that never fails to catch the attention of whoever sees it. Although not very popular yet, it looks like a young coconut in appearance and watermelon in size. Its [...]

Surprising Uses And Benefits Of Lead Tree Popularly Known As “Ipil-Ipil” In The Philippines

Leucaena leucocephala or lead tree is a small fast-growing mimosoid tree native to southern Mexico and northern Central America (Belize and Guatemala), but is now naturalized throughout the tropics. Common names include white jumbay, river [...]

Numerous Benefits Of Mahogany Seeds That You Should Know

Often fruit Mahogany falling around the tree, so it is Often overlooked. Research has recently shown some natural mahogany ingredient can reduce health problems. Fruit with a bitter taste such as mahogany pieces are used [...]