The lily of the Nile has aphrodisiacal properties

The Lily of the Nile: A Beautiful African Aphrodisiac

Agapanthus africanus, commonly known as lily of the Nile, African blue lily, agapanthus, and the flower of love, is a perennial flowering plant belonging to the agapanthus genus and amaryllidaceae family. Lilies of the Nile are native to the southern part of Africa but have spread to other regions of the world as ornamental plants due to their beautiful blue flowers. Continue reading [...]
Jade plant is said to attract money and friendship

Want To Attract Money and Friendship? Get The Jade Plant

Crassula ovata, commonly known as jade plant, pink joy, jade, happy jade plant, jade tree plant, happiness plant money plant, and lucky plant, is an evergreen plant native to the southern region of Africa. The plant has spread and gained popularity in most parts of the world due to its beauty and versatility making it a perfect houseplant. Continue reading [...]
Scaevola spinescens flower aslo known as currant bush

The Anticancer, Antibacterial and Antiviral Potential of The Currant Bush

Currant bush, also known as prickly fan flower, maroon bush, and botanically referred to as scaevola spinescens, is a flowering plant belonging to the goodeniaceae family. It is native to Australia where it has been used as aboriginal medicine for ages. Continue reading [...]
Skunk vine

Skunk Vine: A Beneficial Plant With A Stinky Name

Paederia Foetida, commonly known as skunk vine, stink vine, or Chinese fever vine, is a slender climbing vine that scrambles over other plants for support. It is native to Asia and thrives in temperate and tropical regions. The plant has oblong or ovate leaves that grow opposite each other. Blossoms are lilac or pink with five petals. Continue reading [...]

Cucumber Flowers: Fry or Use Them for Garnishing

Cucumis sativus, commonly known as the cucumber plant, is an annual flowering plant belonging to the cucurbitaceae family in the cucumis genus. The genus consists of more than 40 species including the popular watermelon and cantaloupe. Cucumber is also known as kiukaba, cetriolo, and pepino. Continue reading [...]
Yucca in bloom

Yucca Blossoms: Yes, You Can Eat The Dashing Flowers

Yucca filamentosa , commonly known as yucca, is a flowering evergreen shrub in the asparagaceae family. It is native to the dry, hot regions of West Indies and the Americas. The plant is highly adaptable which has helped it spread to other regions of the world. Yucca is easy to identify due to its unique rosette of lance-shaped, succulent leaves, and large off-white or white blooms. Continue reading [...]