Medicinal Plants; You Must Plant At Your Home
In today's modern world we are aware of the costs of land. Most of the people are staying in buildings and so they are not able to setup their own garden. There may be some space in the gallery of your house where you can arrange few plants which would benefit you and keep your surrounding fresh and healthy. Here are few plants which would surely benefit you.
Aloe Vera has many uses and medicinal benefits like its healing and soothing properties.Insect bites, like ants! when they bite, your skin starts burning. In this case also aloe vera play an important role to heel the bitten area. Aloe vera is propagated by removing the offsets that are produced around the base of the mature ones. You can also grow them from seeds if you wish to. Aloe vera is a V-shaped plant and can be available in a vessel. So, if you stay in building still you can keep aloe vera plant in your balcony. If you want to keep this plant inside your room then remember it gets proper sunlight or enough bright light.
Aloe vera can't stand in too low temperature. So, if it's winter season then don't forget to bring plant inside your room. Another important thing to remember is that the soil should be moderately fertile and fast draining. During the winter, aloe vera utilize very little moisture so watering should be minimum. Let the soil become completely dry before giving the plants a cup or two of water. And vice versa during summer season.
Health Benefits Of Aloe Vera:
The gel of aloe Vera is used to get relief from ulcers and heart burning sensation. It is also used to treat dental problems like denture stomatitis and bleeding gums.
Drinking the juice can help to improve your immune system. It helps to keep your stomach cool and controls stomach acids and maintains good balance in your stomach. It prevents cancer and other dreadful diseases. It helps your body to absorb important nutrients. It counteracts toxic elements in your body. It is highly useful in reducing the blood sugar level. The diabetic patients can therefore drink this juice regularly.
Aloe Vera In Beauty Treatment:
Applying aloe Vera gel on your stomach area regularly can help to reduce or remove pregnancy marks. You can apply it in your scalp to treat dandruff. It regenerates cells and gives a healthy look to your skin. It helps to prevent wrinkle formation. It stimulates the production of collagen and elastin, which in turn help to delay aging process of your skin. It also lightens skin pigments and reduces dark spots. As aloe Vera is a natural moisturizer it smoothens your skin and is best for dry skin problems.
Tulsi is the most worshipped plant in Hindu culture. Tulsi contains such a chemical composition that no mosquitoes and flies can come near the plant because of it s peculiar odor. Thereby by planting tulsi in your balcony prevents entry of these creatures in house thus keeping your home safe from any diseases caused by these organisms.
Health Benefits Of Tulsi:
Tulsi has great importance in respiratory tract disease. It gives marvelous results in upper respiratory tract infection (URTI). It is also useful to cure cough hence it works as good expectorant relieving from wet cough. It also finds its good use in bronchitis and asthmatic conditions. It helps to fight the cause of allergy by which our respiratory tract gets inflamed and then resolves the causative agent. Eating 2-4 tulsi leaves daily prevents you from causing cancer.
Tulsi In Beauty Treatment:
Tulsi acts as anti bacterial and anti parasitic, so it is widely used in infectious diseases. It acts on nervous system providing them strength, relieves stress and also helps in relieving pain, as it is vata suppressant.
Mint is a seasonal plant and blooms from June to August, which is the time of its harvesting. We use leaves, but also young plants with flowers. It is to be stored in a dry, shaded and cold place.
Health Benefits of Mint:
Mint acts both as antiseptic and analgesic and small doses, such as tea, chewing gum or a mint candy. Mint ointments, oils and tinctures are mainly used in inhalation, massages in rheumatic or to get relief from muscle pain and headache. Mint tea is also a famous beverage in the world consumed cold during summer or warm during winter and have many health benefits. Mint tea is proven to act as prevention in everyday anxiety born heart problems, such as uneven pulse and thumping.