Hibiscus Flower Tea

Did you know the beautiful Hibiscus flower can be drunk as a tea? In recent days, this has become a regular herbal tea in my family. Due to its cooling nature, this is great for hot tropical climates in Singapore where the plant thrives. Common names: Hibiscus, Chinese hibiscus Species: Hibiscus spp., including H. rosa-sinensis, H. sabdariffa. … Continue reading Hibiscus Flower Tea

Aloe Vera Monograph

HERB: Aloe Vera (Aloe Vera); 芦荟 lú huì FAMILY: Liliaceae (Lily family). Commentary: Besides being great for soothing and healing the digestive tract, you can use the inner gel topically for burns or other inflammatory skin conditions. Also I just learnt that Aloe Vera could help expel worms and is toxic to growing embryos and … Continue reading Aloe Vera Monograph