Scientific name: Dorstenia contrajerva
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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.
30 in stock
Basil, CloveEssential Oil garden, Medicinal Garden ₡1,900.00 Add to cart
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.
22 in stock
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Bay leaf, SweetCulinary Garden, Medicinal Garden ₡38,500.00 Read more
Bay leaf, Sweet
Scientific name: Laurus nobilis
Medicinal use: Bay leaves are ideal in dishes cooked over low heat, marrying perfectly with other aromatic herbs such as parsley or thyme. They are added as a flavoring for stews, marinades, meat or fish sauces, legume and vegetable stews, soups, creams or grills.
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SteviaCulinary Garden, Medicinal Garden ₡2,550.00 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.
66 in stock