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Coleus Forskohlii Benefits, Uses and Information
Coleus forskohli is a perennial member of the mint, or Lamiaceae, family that was first discovered in the lower elevations of India. It is now grown around the world as an ornamental plant. The root is used for a myriad of medicinal purposes. As recorded in ancient Sanskrit texts, coleus has been us...
Comfrey Benefits and Information
Comfrey grows in moist ground in valley and meadows in regions from Newfoundland south to Georgia and west to Louisiana. Comfrey can also be found growing in similar climates and geographies in Europe. Comfrey is a large plant that can reach up to 5 feet in height. The narrow oval, alternate, dark g...
Cranberry Benefits and Information
Cranberry is a relatively small, red berry which grows on low-hanging vines in temperate zones in many regions of the United States and other parts of the world. Cranberry is a member of the same family of plants as bilberry and blueberry. Cranberry can be taken as a juice, the whole berry, or from ...
Vitex and Chasteberry Benefits
Chaste berry, also know as Vitex agnus-castus, is native to Southern Europe and Western Asia where it is commonly found growing along sunny waterways. It was introduced to the United States in the 1800's. Chaste berry trees have blue or lavender flowers, which are sometimes used to make perfume with...