A dracaena plant is one of the most popular choices for houseplant collections. In fact, you may probably have several of the easy-care houseplant dracaena. If that is the case, you…..

Cupressus Torulosa


Cupressus Torulosa (Himalayan Cypress) is a plant of the warm temperate zone, though it has also been cultivated in the subtropics and at higher elevations in the tropics ……

Pandan (Pandanus Amaryllifolius)


Pandanus amaryllifolius is a tropical plant in the Pandanus (screwpine) genus, which is commonly known as pandan and is used widely in South Asian……

Carex Morowii (Variegata)

Carex morrowii

Best grown in moist, fertile, medium to wet soils in partial shade to full shade. Soil should not be allowed to dry out. Foliage colour is sharper and richer in shady conditions. Foliage may…..

Cornstalk Dracaena

cornstalk dracaena

Dracaena fragrans (cornstalk dracaena or happy plant is a flowering plant species that is native throughout tropical Africa, from Sudan south to Mozambique, west to……

Japanese Barberry


Berberis thunbergii, the Japanese barberry, Thunberg’s barberry, or red barberry is a species of flowering plant in the barberry family, Berberidaceae, which is native to……

Cuban Royal Palm

Cuban Royal Palm

Roystonea regia, commonly known as the Cuban royal palm or the Florida royal palm, is a palm species that is native to Mexico, parts of Central America…..

Malabar spinach

Malabar spinach

Typical of leaf vegetables, Malabar spinach is high in vitamin Avitamin Ciron, and calcium. It is low in calories by volume, but high in protein per calorie. The succulent……

Coral Vine

Coral vine

Antigonon leptopus was prepared for consumption by the aboriginal inhabitants of Baja California in a way somewhat reminiscent of preparing popcorn. The seeds were toasted by placing them in……

Ladies’ finger (okra)

Abelmoschus esculentus

Whether you consume stewed, boiled, fried, or even in pickled form, you can reap the health benefits of this little green vegetable any time of the year. Benefits……



Papain has many industrial uses, as well as milk-clotting (rennet) and protein-digesting properties. Nearly 80% of American beer is treated with papain, which allows……

Brazilian Spinach

Brazilian spinach

The leaves are crunchy, slightly more so than the temperate climate spinach, and not slimy. Some cultivars are slightly bitter. They require steaming or boiling when eaten……

Indian borage

Indian borage

Indian Borage plant is native to Southern and Eastern Africa, from South Africa (KwaZulu-Natal) and Swaziland to Angola and Mozambique and north to Kenya……



Chilli peppers burst with free-radical scouring antioxidants. Studies show that capsaicin exhibits antiviral and antibacterial properties as well (Plant Cultures). Proven topical ……


Water spinach or morning glory on white background

Water spinach, or kangkong has a long history of traditional medicine use, with the stems being determined as more potent than the leaves. The plant is rich in minerals such……

Bunga Butang

Bunga butang

In Hawaii, it is commonly used in long-lasting leis since it retains its shape and colour after drying. In Nepal, the flower is commonly known as “Supari Ful” and is……

Thai basil

Thai basil

Thai basil is widely used in the cuisines of Southeast Asia, including Thai, Vietnamese, Laotian, and Cambodian cuisines. Thai basil leaves are a frequent……

Beans (seeds)

Beans (seeds)

The common bean is thought to have originated in Mexico more than 100,000 years ago, but was actually domesticated separately at two different geographic locations……