Nombre científico: Cotyledon orbiculata L.
Origen Geográfico: Swazilandia y Sudáfrica (Provincia del Cabo, Mpumalanga, KwaZulu-Natal).
Sinónimos: Cotyledon elata, Cotyledon oblonga, Cotyledon ovata, Cotyledon ramosa.
Nombres comunes: Oreja de cerdo, Ovello de hoja redonda, Cotiledón de copa redonda, Dama blanca.
Cotiledón orbiculata es un arbusto suculento de hasta 1,5m de altura. Las hojas carnosas, redondeadas, de color gris-verde con una sustancia blanca y pulverulenta en ellas tienen hasta 12.5cm de largo y hasta 7.5cm de ancho. Las flores en forma de campana, de color naranja a rojo anaranjado son pequeñas, de hasta 3cm de largo y caen desde la parte superior de un tallo de 60cm de alto.
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One of our first features on our living wall, 🌱😍 Fittonia 😊🌱, also known as the nerve plant for its brightly contrasted veins.
It helps in fighting cancer
Mangoes contain antioxidants that protect our body against breast, colon, prostate cancer and leukaemia
Helps in maintaining cholesterol level
Mangoes contain high level of vitamin C, fibre and pectin making it perfect fruit that helps in controlling high cholesterol level. Mango helps in cleansing skin
Another benefit of eating mangoes is that it cleanses your skin from deep inside your body. It treats pores and gives a glow to your skin, so you should eat mangoes to get a flawless skin
Helps in regulating diabetes
Eating mango leaves are great to regulate diabetes. So, people suffering from diabetes should biol 5-6 mango leaves, soak it overnight and drink the filtered decoction
early in the morning. It also has a low glycemic index so eating mango in moderation will not increase the blood sugar levels.
A way to loose weight
As mango contains a lot of vitamins and essential nutrients, eating one mango makes you feel fuller. Also, as it is laded with fibrous content it will boost the digestive system and burns calories from the body.
An Aphrodisiac fruit
Mango is also know as the "love fruit". It has the aphrodisiac qualities which also increase virility in men. So have a mangoes and enhance your love and passion.
For healthy eyes
Mangoes are loaded with vitamin A making it a perfect fruit to improve eye sight
Aids good digestion
Mango is enriched with fibre and aid good digestion and prevents many stomach related diseases.
Prevents heat stroke
Eating it cools you down instantly and refreshes you. This summer fruit will keep you cool in the summer during the hot weather.
Help to strengthen the immune system
Mangoes contain vitamin C,A and other different kinds of carotenoids. All these nutrients are beneficial for your immune system.
Use it as a body scrub
Apart from eating, applying mango scrub on your body gives you a smoother and tender skin. You can make a paste by mashing mangoes and adding honey an milk. Gently massage into a skin, leave for 15 minutes and rinse.
Improves concentration and memory
If you find it difficult to concentrate and have low memory, then start eating mangoes.