How to Grow

Shatavari Health Benefits, Plant Profile, and Growing Shatavari

Shatavari A Powerful Women’s Tonic- The Queen of Herbs https://youtu.be/2lh4zsNt6YQ One with hundred husbands is the literal meaning of this ancient medicinal herb Satavari. In Sanskrit, Shat means hundred and var means husband. Do you wonder why Shatavari or Asparagus racemose is called by this name? It is believed to be a powerful female tonic …

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Rau Ram | Vietnamese Coriander

https://youtu.be/Z4lhtQxKY-Q In my previous stories, I have discussed herbs that smell and taste like cilantro. I have already shared with you the information on cilantro’s one brother culantro. Now, we will meet cilantro’s other cousin, Rau Ram, or Vietnamese coriander. Rau Ram/ Vietnamese coriander is an integral part of the Vietnamese, Singaporean, and Malay cuisines. …

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Cilantro Seed Saving | How many harvests can you get from 4 cilantro plants?

https://youtu.be/Rs_LFsiD4MU Are you a cilantro lover or hater? Did you know that it could be not you but your genes that decide whether you like cilantro or not? According to one study, certain genes may be responsible for you being a cilantro lover or hater. So if you don’t like the smell of cilantro you …

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Uses and Tips to Grow Cuban Oregano | Indian Borage

https://youtu.be/Tv9YA2sseb0 Just like oregano and carom seeds, Cuban Oregano is also an aromatic herb and is part of various cuisines. It is used to make fritters, chutneys, and even can go in soups, traditional remedies, and salads. I sometimes use it to make fritters by dipping them in the chickpea flour and deep-frying it. They …

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Carom Seeds | Bishop’s Weed

https://youtu.be/z3rsHsPbeC0 After comparing it with the other two types of oregano plants, we are going to see how to grow carom seeds or True Ajwain plants. Not the Ajwain leaf. Carom seeds are native to Egypt and are cultivated in Afghanistan, India, Iraq, Iran, and Pakistan, Carom seeds, cumin seeds, and other plants from the …

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OREGANO- Benefits and Tips to Grow

https://youtu.be/L1BuSNYYKyg If you like Italian food then is one the must-have item in the Italian seasoning. I love the pleasantly strong smell of oregano. There is nothing like homemade herb seasoning. When I purchased my cute spice box, it came with many herbs and the smell was terrible. But whenever I try to make Italian …

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Distinguish Among Oregano, Carom Seeds, and Cuban Oregano

The Similarities & Differences Among Oregano, Cuban Oregano, & Carom Seeds https://youtu.be/5calAX1Twt0 Check out these three herbs. Ajwain/ carom seeds plant, Ajwain leaf/Cuban Oregano/Ajwain Leaf/ Mexican Mint, and the normal oregano herb/ Italian oregano. These three herbs are very much similar in flavor but they are different plants. They are very commonly mistaken for each …

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Traditional Medicine- African Bitter Leaf |Vernonia amygdalina

Traditional Medicine- African Bitter Leaf |Vernonia amygdalina According to one report by Royal Botanic Garden (2016), there were approximately 391,000 species of identified plants in the world. But according to UN report on the number of species, the number of species is declining rapidly every year. I understand that with changing climate, evolution, and the factors that …

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