Month: March 2019

A thick, golden liquid produced by industrious bees, honey is made using the nectar of flowering plants and is saved inside the beehive for eating during times of scarcity. But how do bees make honey? Nectar – a sugary liquid…

Propolis is the cement resin registered won by bees and to cements from leaky places in the bienenstock. Further they use Propolis against the penetration of pathogens of all kinds (above all bacteria). Larger animals, which penetrated into the bienenstock,…

Royal jelly is a milky secretion produced by worker honey bees. Royal jelly is used as medicine Royal jelly is a milky secretion produced by worker honey bees. It typically contains about 60% to 70% water, 12% to 15% proteins,…

Bee Pollen Bee Pollen is made by honeybees, and is the food of the young bee. It is considered one of nature’s most completely nourishing foods as it contains nearly all nutrients required by humans. Bee-gathered pollens are rich in…

Aloe Vera What is Aloe? Aloe is a succulent plant widely used in alternative medicine.There are at least 420 different plant species of Aloe. Aloe vera specifically refers to the Aloe barbadensis Miller plant, which is the most common form…

English : Arabian manna plant/Hebrew manna plant/Camel tron Urdu : Jawasa/Turanjabeen Telugu : Tellaginiya Description : It is a small herb,20-30 cm high,covered with numerous hard prickles. Leaves are simple,dropping, oblong leathery, smooth and apex rounded. Flowers dark red and…

LAUNG English : Clove/Caryophyllum Urdu : Laung/Lavang Telugu : Lavangamulu Description : It is a small ever-green tree of pyramidal or conical form. The stem is of hard wood and covered with a smooth greyish bark. The leaves are in…

English : Purple tephrosia Urdu : Sarphoka Telugu : Vempali/Pampara chettu/Neela vempali Description : It is a much branched and sub-erect perennial plant about 30-60 or 75 cm high , having leaves about 5-15 cm long leaflets 9-21 , narrow…

English : Common Bamboo manna/ Spiny bamboo manna Urdu : Tabasheer/Bans/Bansalochan Telugu : Veduru/Bongu-veduru Description : It is a tall, throny bamboo with a thick central root – stock , bearing brihgt green shining culms, 24-30 m high upto 15-17.5…

English : Jujube berries/Indian plum Urdu : Unnab/Unab/Annab/Baer Telugu : Advi Regu/Ganga-regu pandu Description : It is deciduos tree upto 12 m in height found , both cultivated and naturalized , in punjab india. Leaves ovate to oblong-oval or nearly…