Scientific name: Alkanna tinctoria
Medicinal use: This root is indicated for skin disorders: wounds, cracks, burns, stretch marks, dermatitis, etc. It is a great healing, comparable to the Blood of Dragó (Dragosan). It is also used to create natural bronzers. It is also used to improve the gradation and appearance of some wines, to give them the appearance of old.
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CalendulaEssential Oil garden, Medicinal Garden, Natural colorant garden ₡2,550.00 Add to cart
Scientific name: Calendula officinalis
Origin: S Europe
Medicinal use: It used to be used in the kitchen as a substitute for saffron, assuming the name of poor man’s saffron, as it has the ability to give food color and flavor. Its pharmacological properties are also known, using the dried or fresh petals, since they have culinary and medicinal applications. Some of its many properties are anti-inflammatory, antiseptic, soothing, antibiotic, and to treat indigestion, stomach ulcers and conjunctivitis.
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Acacia, SweetNatural colorant garden ₡0.00 Read more
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Scientific name: Acacia farnesiana
Origin: Mexico and C America
Medicinal use: This species is cultivated on a large scale in France, where the flowers are used in the perfume industry. In Costa Rica they are used to scent wardrobes. It has been used medicinally in cases of headache, arthritis, cholera, seizures, delirium, dysentery, dyspepsia, epilepsy, fever, inflammation, rabies, rheumatism, sores, tuberculosis, tumors, cancer, spasms, conjunctivitis, nausea, as an astringent, repellent, alterative, aphrodisiac, insecticide, stimulant and emetic.
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Walnut, ColombianNatural colorant garden ₡3,750.00 Add to cart
₡3,750.00SKU: 1430 Category: Natural colorant garden
Scientific name: Juglans neotropica
Origin: S America
Medicinal use: It is a slow-growing tree, reaching 40 m and more in height, with brownish-red bark, and the canopy is oval. It produces edible fruits (called toctes in Ecuador), in drupes that turn yellowish green when ripe; or they are collected from the falls, or they are harvested properly from the foot when showing signs of maturation. They are an ingredient for the preparation of some marshmallows and in Ecuadorian nogadas. The juice of the fruit strongly stains hands and clothes.
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TurmericNatural colorant garden ₡1,900.00 Add to cart
₡1,900.00SKU: 0660 Category: Natural colorant garden
Scientific name: Curcuma longa
Origin: SE India
Medicinal use: The extract of this plant is used as a food coloring in two ways: as turmeric (crude extract), cataloged with the European Union food code as E-100ii, shows a yellow color and is extracted from the root of the plant; and as curcumin (purified or refined state); both states generally referred to as turmeric.
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