Scientific name: Momordica charantia
Medicinal use: This plant is used in the treatment of diabetes, high blood pressure, colitis and biliary disorders. In external application, its infusion is used in the treatment of soft fluids or leucorrhoea, in skin eruptions and for cleaning the skin, especially the face, in the form of a facial sauna. In high doses it can lower blood pressure and sugar content.
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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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Tarragon, MexicanCulinary Garden, Essential Oil garden, Medicinal Garden ₡2,300.00 Add to cart
Scientific name: Tagetes lucida
Origin: Mexico and S America
Medicinal use:Tarragon prevents stomach ulcers as it is a natural source of nerol. It is also effective to treat gastritis, and the H. bacteria. It also stimulates the production of bile, since this plant has a choleretic and choleretic effect, that is, it favors the production and expulsion of bile from the liver. To obtain the benefits of this plant, you can place five grams of dried tarragon leaves in 250 milliliters of boiling water for a few minutes. Let it rest and enjoy this infusion after meals, which will give excellent results.
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Sorrel, FrenchMedicinal Garden ₡1,700.00 Add to cart
₡1,700.00SKU: 0015 Category: Medicinal Garden
Scientific name: Rumex scutatus
Origin: Europe, SW Siberia and Iran
Medicinal use: The plant contains mainly oxalates, especially potassium bioxalate (7%) which is responsible for its characteristic acid taste. It also contains anthraquinones, tannins, quercithin, vitexin, iron salts and vitamin C. Aperitif and diuretic, slightly laxative. Other properties are: antianemic, purifying the blood, remineralizing, mucolytic, decongestant of the skin and stimulating the organic defenses.
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Verbena, Mint LemonEssential Oil garden, Medicinal Garden ₡1,700.00 Add to cart
Verbena, Mint Lemon
Scientific name: Lippia alba
Origin: Tropical America
Medicinal use: The essential oil of lemon/mint verbena, when extracted, contains a high concentration of powerful antioxidant components, including verbascoside, nerol, geraniol, and citral. This oil has multiple uses, whether for cleaning, in the kitchen, in aromatherapy and for massages. However, the most common use for the lemon verbena plant is in the form of tea.
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