Green Tea

Green Tea [media id=3 width=500 height=400] Introduction This fact sheet provides basic information about green tea—common names, uses, potential side effects, and resources for more information. All types of tea (green, black, and oolong) are produced from the Camellia sinensis plant using different methods. Fresh leaves from the Camellia sinensis plant are steamed to produce green tea. Common Names—green tea,…

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Male Fern Rhizome – Dryopteris crassirhizoma nakai

Male Fern Rhizome – Dryopteris crassirhizoma Sources : Male Fern Rhizome is the dried rhizome and front bases of Dryopteris crassirhizoma Nakai. The drug is collected in autumn, pared off front and fibrous root, washed clean, dried in the sun. Action: To remove heat, counteract toxicity, and expel intestina worms. Rhizoma Dryopteris Crassirhizomae (carbonized): to arrest bleeding. Indications: Abdominal pain…

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Rose

Rose [media id=8 width=500 height=400] Flos Rosae Rugosae Alias – Lake flowers, Rosa flowers. Sources – for the Rosaceae Rose Rosa rugosa Thunb.’s Bud. Plant Morphology – deciduous shrub, height of about 2m. Stem and branches are Picts, glandular, and dense was fluff. Alternate pinnate compound leaf; lobule 5 ~ 9, oval-shaped or oval-shaped obovate, long 2 ~ 5cm, fine…

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Ginkgo Biloba Leaf

Ginkgo Biloba Leaf Functions and indications: The main active compounds in Ginkgo leaves have anti-oxidant and free radical properties, relieving the injuries due to free radicals and keeping blood vessel freeing.* Active ingredients: Each tablet provides 40 mg of Ginkgo Biloba Leaf Extract (equivalent to 9.6mg Ginkgo Flavone). Actions: Take as part of an overall health program to maintain healthy…

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Olive Leaf

Olive Leaf The Source: Seagate employees hand select our olive leaves from local trees immediately after the olives are harvested each winter. This is the moment of highest level of phytochemical and antioxidant activity once the fruit has ripened. Side Effects: Olive leaves have been used safely for thousands of years. The only known side-effect is the possibility of a…

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Aloe

Aloe [media id=12 width=500 height=400] Aloe (scientific name: Aloe) commonly known as Aloe, native to the Mediterranean, Africa, for the Asphodelaceae perennial herbs, According to research, more than 300 kinds of wild aloe species, mainly in Africa and other places. The plant popular popular favorite, mainly because of its ease of cultivation, both for the mosaic of ornamental plants. Only…

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Loquat Leaf

Loquat Leaf Biological Name: Rosaceae Eriobotryae japonicae Other Names: Loquat leaf, pi pa ye Loquat leaf is often used in Chinese herb formulas and syrups to alleviate “lung heat” syndromes. These diseases are usually caused by infections, though they can arise from other causes, such as smoking. The main application of the syrup is coughs, but loquat leaves also are…

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Bilberry

Bilberry [media id=4 width=500 height=400] Introduction This fact sheet provides basic information about bilberry—common names, uses, potential side effects, and resources for more information. Bilberry is a relative of the blueberry, and its fruit is commonly used to make pies and jams. It has been used for nearly 1,000 years in traditional European medicine. Bilberry grows in North America, Europe,…

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Fennel – Foeniculum vulgare

Fennel – Foeniculum vulgare Fennel (Foeniculum vulgare) is a plant species in the genus Foeniculum (treated as the sole species in the genus by most botanists). It is a member of the family Apiaceae (formerly the Umbelliferae). It is a hardy, perennial, umbelliferous herb, with yellow flowers and feathery leaves. It is indigenous to the shores of the Mediterranean, but…

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Areca Seed – Areca Catechu

Areca Seed – Areca Catechu Areca catechu is the areca palm or areca nut palm, (Malay: Pinang), a species of palm which grows in much of the tropical Pacific, Asia, and parts of east Africa. The palm is believed to have originated in either Malaysia or the Philippines. Areca is derived from a local name from the Malabar coast of…

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Agrimoni – Agrimonia Pilos Ledeb

Agrimoni – Agrimonia Pilos Ledeb Agrimony (Agrimonia) is a genus of 12-15 species of perennial herbaceous flowering plants in the family Rosaceae, native to the temperate regions of the Northern Hemisphere, with one species also in Africa. The species grow to between 0.5-2 m tall, with interrupted pinnate leaves, and tiny yellow flowers borne on a single (usually unbranched) spike….

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Coriander Herb

Coriander Herb Coriander (Coriandrum sativum) is an annual herb in the family Apiaceae. Coriander Herbs are also known as cilantro, particularly in the Americas. Coriander Herbs is native to southwestern Asia and west to North Africa. These herb seeds is a soft, hairless plant growing to 50 cm 20 in tall. coriander, edit, wikipedia, leaves, uses, from, spice, seeds, this,…

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Discolor Cinquefoil Herb

  Discolor Cinquefoil Herb 1, English name: Discolor cinquefoil herb Extract -2, Latin name: Potentilla discolor Bunge -3, Used Part: Dried root or whol -1, English name: Discolor cinquefoil herb Extract -2, Latin name: Potentilla discolor Bunge -3, Used Part: Dried root or whole herb -4, Active Ingredients & Specifications: 5:1, 10:1 Mainly contain tannin and flavonoid, etc. -5, Test…

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Hawthorn Fruit / Leaf Extract

Hawthorn Fruit / Leaf Extract Brown-red or Yellow brown fine powder Name: Hawthorn Fruit / Leaf Extract Manufactory Product Name: Hawthorn Fruit / Leaf Extract Botanical Name: Hawthorn . Part Used: Fruit Active Ingredients: Hawthorn Flavones Appearance: Brown-red or Yellow –brown fine powder Test Method: UV Function: 1. Improves blood supply to the heart by dilating the coronary blood vessels…

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Perilla Leaf

Perilla Leaf Usage: Use these leaves in tempura, as a garnish, chopped fine in a salad, and floated on top of miso soup, but don’t stop there – the uses are endless & limited only by your imagination! Introduction: Purple perilla leaf is the leaf of the annual plant Perilla frutescens (L.) Britton., or Perilla ocimoides (L.), of the family…

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Alisma

Alisma Alisma is a genus of flowering plants in the family Alismataceae, members of which are commonly known as water-plantains. The genus consists of aquatic plants with leaves either floating or submerged, found in a variety of still water habitats around the world (nearly worldwide). The flowers are hermaphrodite, and are arranged in panicles, racemes, or umbels. Alisma flowers have…

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Let’s recognize culinary herbs and usability

Let’s recognize culinary herbs and usability The uniqueness of taste and smell make it often used in cooking various nations. He also has various properties in perubatan and beauty, and used as a durable material also semulajadi and kraftangan materials. That is the privilege of spices and herbs hundred. In fact, our country (especially Malacca) has become the center of…

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Pineapple

Pineapple [media id=14 width=500 height=400] Scientific Name: Ananas cosmosus Biological Background: A tropical plant with stiff, spiny leaves that yields a single large fruit. Pineapple originated in Brazil. Nutritional Information: One cup (155 g) of raw pineapple contains 76 calories, 0.6 g protein, 19.2 g carbohydrates, 2.95 g fiber, 175 g potassium, 124 mg vitamin C, 0.14 mg thiamin, 0.06…

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