Turmeric – The Golden Spice

What is turmeric? Turmeric is a spice that comes from a plant. Turmeric is also known as Curcuma, Curcumin, Halada, Haldi, Haridra, Indian Saffron, Nisha, Pian Jiang Huang, Rajani, Safran Bourbon, Safran de Batallita, Safran des Indes, Turmeric Root, and Yu Jin. Turmeric should not be confused with Javanese turmeric root (Curcuma zedoaria). Turmeric is … Read more

MORINGA OLEIFERA

What is Moringa? MORINGA OLEIFERA – Common names include moringa, drumstick tree, horseradish tree, and ben oil tree or benzolive tree. It is used as vegetables, for traditional herbal medicine, and for water purification. We have this tall tree in our yard and it seems like it doesn’t stop producing seeds and leaves. The tree … Read more