Scientific name: Morinda citrifolia
Origin: SE Asia and Australasia
Medicinal use: M. citrifolia has very diverse uses, both gastronomic and medicinal as well as agricultural. Red, purple and yellow dyes are extracted from the root and bark. Fruits and leaves are used as feed and forage in livestock. The oil extracted from the seeds is used as an insecticide. Wood is used for fuel, and in carpentry to make accessories and tools.
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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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Basil, CloveEssential Oil garden, Medicinal Garden ₡1,700.00 Read more
Scientific name: Ocimum gratissimum
Medicinal use: Both the leaves and the oil have antiseptic and stimulating properties, with numerous medicinal applications. This herb can be prescribed as an antipyretic, or to expel intestinal worms, particularly in children. It is also given for headaches, diarrhea, dysentery, postpartum complications, and impotence. It can also be applied externally in cases of rheumatism and lumbago.
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SageCulinary Garden, Essential Oil garden, Medicinal Garden ₡1,700.00 Add to cart
Scientific name: Salvia officinalis
Medicinal use: This organic essential oil based on sage (salvia officinalis) is ideal for stimulating the immune system. It is used for its antiviral and expectorant properties with symptoms of flu, bronchitis and sinusitis. It is perfect in cases of painful menstruation or irregular periods.
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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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