Scientific name: Arthrostemma ciliatum
Origin: Tropical America
Medicinal use: The main uses of this plant in traditional Mexican medicine are: to treat diabetes, urinary problems, venereal diseases (gonorrhea), as a diuretic and against kidney cancer. The tender stems are edible. Several species belonging to the genus Costus are used as food, paper or medicine in various tropical regions of America, Asia and Africa.
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Toothache plantCulinary Garden, Medicinal Garden ₡1,900.00 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 ₡2,550.00 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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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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ValerianEssential Oil garden, Medicinal Garden ₡3,750.00 Add to cart
Scientific name: Valeriana officinalis
Origin: Europe and N Asia
Medicinal use: Valerian (Valeriana officinalis) essential oil has an earthy scent that promotes a feeling of relaxation and calm, easing any concerns. Diffusing it before going to bed or applying it to the soles of the feet with a gentle massage after an intense day can help to enjoy a moment of calm due to its relaxing properties.
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