Nov 12, 2012

Loquat – Properties and health benefits / medicinal uses

BOTANICAL NAME: Eriobotrya japonica Lindl. BOTANICAL FAMILY: Rosaceae OTHER NAMES: Tanaka, Japanese medlar, japanese plum. Loquat is a fruit of Eriobotrya japonica Lindl., an evergreen tree […]
Nov 11, 2012

Peach palm – Health benefits / medicinal uses

Botanical name: Bactris gasipaes L. Other name: Guilelma gasipaes (H.B.K) Bailey The health benefits of peach palm are associated with its high energy-giving ability. Thus, its […]
Nov 10, 2012

Breadfruit – Properties and health benefits / medicinal uses

Breadfruit is a highly nutritious and energy-producing fruit, whose other names are: * Sukun, and * Breadnut. It is the fruit of the breadfruit tree (Arctocarpus […]
Nov 10, 2012

Acerola – Properties and health benefits / medicinal uses

The medicinal use of acerola is related to its vitamin C content, as acerola is the richest fresh fruit source of vitamin C. The acerola, which […]
Oct 1, 2012
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Plum – Properties and health benefits / medicinal uses

The plum (Prunus domestica), Prune, or Greengage, is a fruit belonging to the botanical family Rosaceae. It is well-known for its numerous medicinal uses in reducing excess […]