Dandelion tea
Do it yourself

Make dandelion tea yourself

2021-09-28 0

Dandelion (Taraxacum officinale) from the daisy family (Asteraceae) is often considered a weed. However, like many of the plants labeled as weeds, the dandelion is a valuable medicinal plant that contains many healthy ingredients. For […]

Edible flowers: Daisy
Health

Edible flowers: Welcome to the flower kitchen

2021-07-16 0

Anyone who has tried them will quickly acquire a taste for them, in the truest sense of the word: edible flowers not only visually enrich salads, main dishes and desserts, but also give the dishes […]

Green tomatoes
Health

Green tomatoes: How dangerous are they?

2021-07-06 0

The fact is that unripe tomatoes contain the alkaloid solanine, which occurs in many nightshade plants, including potatoes, for example. During the ripening process, the alkaloid is gradually broken down in the fruit. Only very […]

Cassava fruits
Green Living

Cassava: The tropical potato

2021-06-28 0

The cassava, with botanical name Manihot esculenta, is a useful plant from the spurge family (Euphorbiaceae) and has been in cultivation for thousands of years. Cassava originated in Brazil, but arrived in Guinea aboard Portuguese […]

Are plants in the bedroom healthy or harmful?
Health

Plants in the bedroom: healthy or harmful?

2021-06-07 0

The question of whether plants in the bedroom are unhealthy or beneficial to health polarizes the indoor gardening world. While some people rave about a positive indoor climate and better sleep, others react with allergies […]