Author: Santhosh

Proper Way to Plant A Tree

Once you understand the science of planting trees, you’ll have your own in no time. Digging a wide planting hole is the key to fast growth of your new tree. Recommendations often specify a hole twice...

Gardening with Children

Children are natural gardeners. They’re curious, like to learn by doing, and love to play in the dirt. Working in a garden, a child can experience the satisfaction that comes from caring for something...

Earth day(2017) To-Do lists

The celebration of Earth Day is on April 22nd and it began in 1970. It has grown into a global event recognized by over 192 countries. Devoting a special day to help the earth...

HEALTH BENEFITS OF MINT

ANTI-ALLERGENIC: Mint plants contain an antioxidant and anti-inflammatory agent called rosmarinic acid which is helpful in curing seasonal allergy symptoms. CURES COLD: Mint contains menthol, that helps to break up mucus, making it easier...

GROWING MINT (Part-1)

BOTANICAL NAME : Mentha arvensis (field mint (पुदीना/ Pudina,”Podina” in Hindi). It’s fragrant, fast-growing, green, and compliments fruits, vegetables and meats. It’s also its own ice cream flavor. So what’s not to love about mint? If you’ve...

BENEFITS OF ASHWAGANDHA.

Here we are on our next post on ‘Benefits of Ashwagandha’ and ‘Adding ashwagandha in our daily diet.’ Benefits of Ashwagandha: Ashwagandha is used to tone, support, and revitalize bodily functions. It has been...

Growing Ashwagandha(Withania Somnifera)

  Ashwagandha or Indian Winter Cherry(Amukkra Kizhangu in tamil) is powerful herb that is used for centuries in Ayurveda. This herb comes with the family of tomato and has extraordinary healing effects.   Growing...

"Kuppaimeni"

  If there is one herb that we should all get to know and use it in our daily lives for it’s many health benefits and uses, it is kuppaimeni. It is called “Kuppaimeni”...