Brassica oleracea var. botrytis has medicinal properties

Brassica oleracea var. botrytis (Cauliflower, Broccoli, Calabrese, Romanesco)

Cauliflower head of Brassica oleracea var. botrytis (Cauliflower, Broccoli, Calabrese, Romanesco) is composed of a white inflorescence meristem, Feb 23 2018Cauliflower or Calabrese has medicinal properties.

It is anti-inflammatory and antioxidants-rich and may boost both your heart and brain health.

Regular consumption of Cauliflower will provide your body with impressive amounts of vitamin C, vitamin K, beta-carotene and much more while supporting healthy digestion and detoxification..

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Sphagneticola trilobata is an attractive plant with daisy-like yellow flowers

Sphagneticola trilobata (Singapore Daisy, Creeping-oxeye, Trailing Daisy, Wedelia)

Beautiful daisy-like flowers of Sphagneticola trilobata (Singapore Daisy, Creeping-oxeye, Trailing Daisy, Wedelia), Feb 21 2018Singapore Daisy or Trailing Daisy is very attractive because of its nearly constant and prolific blooming of yellow daisy-like flowers.

Besides, it has been used for traditional medicine.

Sphagneticola trilobata is listed in the IUCN’s list of the world’s 100 worst invasive species.
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Daucus carota are one of the ten most important vegetable crops in the world

Daucus carota (Carrot, Wild Carrot, Queen Anne’s Lace)

Recently harvested orange Daucus carota (Carrot, Wild Carrot, Queen Anne's Lace), Feb 18 2018Carrots are one of the ten most economically important vegetable crops in the world.

Besides being a tasty and edible root veggie, the carrots have medicinal usage.

Eating carrots on a regular basis helps to prevent gastric ulcers, regulate high blood pressure and diabetes as well as detoxify the overall system.

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Alpinia caerulea ‘Atherton Ginger’ produces edible bright blue berries

Alpinia caerulea ‘Atherton Ginger’ (Red Back Australian Ginger, Blue Ginger, Native Ginger)

Edible blue berries of Alpinia caerulea 'Atherton Ginger' (Red Back Australian Ginger, Blue Ginger, Native Ginger) March 27 2018Alpinia caerulea ‘Atherton Ginger’ or Red Back Australian Ginger is a beautiful ornamental plant with bright blue berries.

The edible blue berries may be picked and eaten straight off the stem.

It is a versatile plant that is traditionally used by the Aboriginal people for food and crafting. Read More >>

Brassica oleracea’s veggie are consumed in large quantities across the globe

Brassica oleracea (Broccoli, Wild Mustard, Wild Cabbage)

Brassica oleracea (Broccoli, Wild Mustard, Wild Cabbage) for sale in a supermarket, 9 Feb 2018Broccoli or Wild Cabbage has become established as an important human food crop plant, used because of its large food reserves which are stored in its leaves.

The vegetables of  Brassica oleracea are consumed in large quantities across the globe. They are an important source of dietary fibre, vitamins C and E as well as a range of B vitamins and carotenes.

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