Scientific name: Curcuma longa
Origin: SE India
Medicinal use: The extract of this plant is used as a food coloring in two ways: as turmeric (crude extract), cataloged with the European Union food code as E-100ii, shows a yellow color and is extracted from the root of the plant; and as curcumin (purified or refined state); both states generally referred to as turmeric.
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Cotton, MexicanNatural colorant garden ₡2,300.00 Add to cart
₡2,300.00SKU: 0120 Category: Natural colorant garden
Scientific name: Gossypium hirsutum
Origin: Mexico and C America
Medicinal use: Cotton is one of the most commercially traded agricultural products in the world. It is produced in around 80 countries and is consumed around the world. Its fiber is universally used as a textile raw material, while its seed is an important global source of vegetable oils. In addition to producing the most important textile plant fiber in the world by production and volume of commercialization.
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DandelionCulinary Garden, Medicinal Garden, Natural colorant garden ₡1,700.00 Add to cart
Scientific name: Taraxacum officinale
Medicinal use: Natural colors of yellow and green tones are extracted from dandelion flowers. It is also used as a traditional medicine (MTP) for mild digestive disorders (such as a feeling of abdominal fullness, flatulence and slow digestion) and to increase the amount of urine and cleanse the urinary tract and kidneys. Due to its bitter taste, it also has an aperitif effect and can be used to whet the appetite.
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PomegranateNatural colorant garden ₡0.00 Read more
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Scientific name: Punica granatum
Medicinal use: Although the species is not native to Japan, it is widely cultivated in Japan and numerous cultivars have been developed. It is widely used in bonsai, due to its pretty flowers and the twisted trunks that older specimens acquire. Pomegranate juice is used as a natural dye in factories for non-synthetic products.
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Walnut, ColombianNatural colorant garden ₡3,400.00 Add to cart
₡3,400.00SKU: 1430 Category: Natural colorant garden
Scientific name: Juglans neotropica
Origin: S America
Medicinal use: It is a slow-growing tree, reaching 40 m and more in height, with brownish-red bark, and the canopy is oval. It produces edible fruits (called toctes in Ecuador), in drupes that turn yellowish green when ripe; or they are collected from the falls, or they are harvested properly from the foot when showing signs of maturation. They are an ingredient for the preparation of some marshmallows and in Ecuadorian nogadas. The juice of the fruit strongly stains hands and clothes.
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