Name 8 benefits of eating Lagundi leaves?
Lagundi leaves are used for medicinal purposes. They are native to the Philippines. They have a bitter taste.
What Are Lagundi Leaves?
Lagundi Leaves: An evergreen shrub with small white flowers and fragrant leaves that are native to the Philippines and used for medicinal purposes. Medicinal Purposes: The use of Lagundi leaves for healing or health-related purposes. Philippines: A Southeast Asian country in the western Pacific Ocean made up of more than 7,000 islands.
Do you think Lagundi Leaves are a good natural remedy for coughs and colds?
- Yes, I think they are very effective
- No, I don't think they work at all
- I'm not sure, I haven't tried them
The scientific name for the Lagundi plant is Vitex negundo. In the Philippines, its leaves are used to treat asthma and other respiratory illnesses. The Lagundi plant can reach heights of up to 3 meters.
Draw / write: What are some of the possible health benefits of Lagundi leaves?
Draw / write: What parts of the world are Lagundi leaves commonly found in?
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