John Charles (Hyptis Verticillata) Commonly referred to as John Charles, Hyptis Verticillata is a pretty essential medicinal plants that has been used for generations for its great health benefits. Originally from Central America the Hyptis Verticillata has been used both in the traditional and modern setting for its great variety
Annatto Spice, or simply Annatto as it is commonly known, is derived from the seeds of the Jamaican Annatto tree. The plant is also known as Achiote in parts of Central America and Mexico or Urucum in Brazil.
This vine grows high in the mountain of Jamaica and strengthens the entire body, just as its name implies. The vine is used with other Jamaican Herbs such as Medina, Strong-Back , Sarsaparilla, Peanut, Raw-Moon, Ram-Goat National, Black-Wiss, Duppy-Gun, Pepper-Elder, Chaney-Root, Nutmeg, Soarsop, Naseberry, Spirit Weed, Puron Bark, Black Wiss ,
The Anamu herb, What Jamaicans call guinea hen weed or garlic weed is now known as having cancer fighting ingredients. Anamu herb (Guinea Henweed) is indigenous to the Amazon rain-forest and the tropical areas of the Caribbean, Central and South America, and Africa. We will harvest, dry and ship this herb from
Benefits of custard apple (Annona reticulata) What is custard apple (Annona reticulatar) Custard apple is a deciduous sub-tropical tree which belongs to the family annonaceae. The trees are large and spread wide. It is shaded by drooping leaves which are wide. Also decorating the tree are light yellow flowers which
The Vitis Tiliifolia has grown popular over the past couple of years due to the medicinal characteristics that has been associated to it. The New World Liana that belongs to the grape family is known by several names that include water vine, West Indian grape, water – wise, water tie
Description Cassia Alata also known as king of the forest is a plant from the family of Fabaceae in the order of Fabales. It is native to South America although it can also thrive well in different habitats across the globe. As much as it is called king of the
Castor oil has a very radical effect on the stomach and intestines and is not recommended for internal use in large quantities especially for children. Medicinal and other uses: a. Warm castor oil is used as a rub for arthritis and as bath oil it relieves many skin problems. b.
What is the Chanca Piedra? Also known the Phyllanthus niruri, the Chanca Piedra is a popular plant that is common in the Amazon rain forest. It is a widespread tropical plant and is also pretty common in coastal regions. Chanca Piedra is a well-known herb and the entire plant is
In Jamaica this herb is use for cleaning of block tube, infertility or any womb related problem, the herb is also use for menstruation flow problem.
This herb is native to Central America southern United States and the Caribbean, the herb is a flowering plant and is related to the pokeweed
What is Cinnamon? Cinnamon is a one of the oldest and most popular household herbs in use in Jamaica today. The herb is found in its powdered form in almost all kitchens across the island. Although cinnamon is well known and used as a spice it possesses a host of