Category Archives: Flowers of Paradise

Oregano

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Oregano is a common species of Origanum Vulgare, a genus of the mint family. It is native to warm-temperate western and southwestern Eurasia and the Mediterranean region This magic plant has been used for thousands of years as a spice and as a medicine. Hippocrates, known as the father of medicine, used Oregano as a cure for many ailments. The oil […]

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Helichrysum the queen of flowers

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Helichrysum is really the queen of flowers. Helichrysum is also known by other names like Everlasting oil and Immortelle oil. A tiny flower such as this, has the potential to relieve suffering and in addition make the skin look much younger and defy time. Helichrysum oil itself is obtained by distillation process. Over a 1,000 Kg of flower heads are needed to make about […]

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Ylang Ylang

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Known by its botanical name Cananga odorata, commonly called ylang-ylang is a tropical tree which is commonly found in the rain forests of certain Asian and South Pacific Islands. The flower itself is star shaped as shown in the picture and is used extensively by the perfume industry. Various cultures have used the essence of this flower as an aphrodisiac […]

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