Scientific name: Equisetum hyemale
Medicinal use: Horsetail can be an ally for weight loss thanks to its diuretic effect and its ability to dispose of toxins from our body through urine. As a remedy to eliminate fluid retention. It is one of its most common uses thanks to its potassium content. It is effective in cases of cystitis, urethritis, kidney stones, even prostatitis.
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Toothache plantCulinary Garden, Medicinal Garden ₡1,700.00 Add to cart
Scientific name: Acmella oleracea
Origin: S America
Medicinal use: Only a small part of the leaves are used and provides a unique flavor in salads. Cooked leaves lose their strong flavor and can be used as a leafy vegetable. Both fresh and cooked, it is used in Brazilian gastronomy as an ingredient in different dishes, such as tacacá. The chewed leaves and flowers give a tingling sensation on the lips and tongue, due to its local anesthetic action and, therefore, it is used for tooth pain.
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RosemaryCulinary Garden, Essential Oil garden, Medicinal Garden ₡2,300.00 Add to cart
Scientific name: Salvia rosmarinus
Medicinal use: Rosemary oil has antiseptic and antibiotic properties that allow it to fight bacteria. In this way, microorganisms are quickly eliminated from the wounds so that the dermis can regenerate. For this antibacterial property it is also used to make toothpastes. Thanks to its aroma, we can use it to relieve the symptoms of colds and flu by making steam with it.
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SteviaCulinary Garden, Medicinal Garden ₡2,300.00 Add to cart
Scientific name: Stevia rebaudiana
Origin: S America
Medicinal use: Liquid stevia is easily found in health food stores and supermarkets, stevia is a plant from South and Central America, from which an extract with properties similar to sugar is obtained, but whose sweetness capacity is up to 300 times greater. It can be used as a substitute for sugar to prepare cakes, cakes and cookies, fruit salads and drinks or in the preparation of jellies and frozen desserts.
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Garlic vineMedicinal Garden, Sin categorizar ₡2,300.00 Add to cart
Scientific name: Allium sativum
Origin: Middle Asia
Medicinal use: Garlic is used in cooking as a natural flavoring. It has a characteristic aroma and flavor that usually accompanies certain dishes of Mediterranean cuisine. Some of the many dishes where garlic is an essential ingredient are ajoblanco, garlic cabañil, hot garlic, mataero garlic or pringue garlic, atascaburras, Andalusian gazpacho, garlic chicken.
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