Purple Mangosteen - The Queen of Fruits

Purple Mangosteen - The Queen of Fruits

Purple Mangosteen Not to be confused with a Mango, the Mangosteen is a highly tropical fruit that can only be grown in equatorial regions such as South America, Tropical Africa, Southeast Asia, Hawaii and similar tropical islands. Growing them in South Florida is likely possible if you’re an extreme green thumb. According to some sources, […]

Passion Flower - Alien looking flower right here on Earth

Passion Flower - Alien looking flower right here on Earth

With such a unique flower, you would think it would be a pain to keep alive, but it’s not!   Also, Passion Fruit is actually a thing. The Passion Flower is a tropical plant that is native to the equatorial regions of North and South America. Perhaps it’s second most noteworthy feature after the crazy looking […]

Echinacea - Natures first aid kit

Echinacea - Natures first aid kit

One of the most popular medicinal plants. What is Echinacea good for and how can it be used? The leaves, flowers and roots of the Echinacea plant can be ingested in the form of tea or capsules for a variety of health benefits. It is thought to be an herbal remedy for anything from the common […]