Climbing Aloe Plant

Climbing aloe are rapidly grown plants. The plants are said to be the native of South Africa. Climbing aloe are multi-branched climbing shrubs. There are different species of climbing aloe. Most common of it is the Aloe ciliaris. They are cultivated as ornamental plants. They have flowers in wide range of colors. They are popular […]

Top 10 Cancer Causing Foods

Cancer is a problem which no one should face. Unfortunately, with our changing life style, we are getting exposed to this problem. Our eating habits have changed, we prefer food outside than at home. We prefer frozen stuff over the fresh food. We like to buy canned food than making it at home. We prefer […]

Benefits of consuming Tomatoes

Tomato, Solanum lycopersicum is one of the most important food crops of India. The plant is said to be originated in South America. There are different varieties of this plant all over the world. The fruits of this plants are of different colors, size and shape, but red tomatoes are the most common. The plant […]

Benefits of Marigold

Marigold (Tagetes erecta or Tagetes patula) comes from the daisy family, Compositae or Asteraceae. They have pretty flowers and are easy to grow. They are stout and branching and can grow up to 60 cm tall. They have finely segmented green leaves which are strongly scented. They are cultivated all over the world and have a lot […]

Benefits of consuming Tamarind

Tamarind or Tamarindus Indica is a tree from the plant family Fabaceae. They are native to tropical Africa. Tamarinds are long lived trees with edible fruit. They can attain heights and spread their branches. Their fruit is used as an ingredient in food. The tree is grown widely and does not need much maintenance. India is […]

Benefits of consuming Guavas

Guavas are plants in the Myrtle family (Myrtaceae). There are different species of the plant.  They are native to Mexico, Central America, and northern South America. They are cultivated in tropical and subtropical regions of the world. Guavas are small trees with spreading branches and are easy to grow. The two important species of the plant are the common guava (Psidium guajava) and the  cattley, or […]

Eating healthy during festivals

India is a country with so many religions and so many festivals, specially from the month of August till December, every second day is like a festival. This starts with Rakshabandhan and goes till New Year. The best part of the festivals are the number of sweets that we exchange, the snacks that we eat […]

Benefits of Ginger

Ginger is the underground rhizome of the ginger plant. They are spicy, aromatic roots and adds flavor to dishes. They are of Zingiberaceae family and Zingiber genus. The cultivation of this plant began in South Asia. The inner portion of  ginger root/rhizome can be of different colors like yellow, white or red depending upon the variety. […]

Health benefits of Papaya for babies

Has your baby started consuming semi-solid foods? Are you planning to introduce solid foods in his diet soon? Are you aware of the amazing health benefits of papaya for your kids? Are you anxious to know whether papaya is safe for your baby or not? Papaya is one of the nutritious fruits which you must […]

Cucumber Plant and Its Benefits

The cucumber plant belongs to the family Cucurbitaceous. They are creepers originated from Southern Asia. The three main varieties of cucumber are slicing, pickling, and burpless. Now, different varieties of the plant are grown all over the world. The cucumbers are classified as accessory fruits. Benefits Of Cucumber The main content of cucumber is water. The benefits of Cucumber […]