The Medicinal and Aromatic centre

Italy's flag
Europe » Italy » Sicily » Palermo
July 8th 2021
Published: July 11th 2021
Edit Blog Post

Moringa oleifera - a tree with nutritional, antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties.

Catha edulis - whose fresh leaves when chewed reduce physical fatigue, appetite, and increase alertness.

Hypericum perforatum - with antidepressant and antiviral properties.

Withania somnifera - whose active ingredients have hypnotic effects and also favour the expulsion of kidney stones.

Papaya - whose scientific name is Carica Papaya, is a tree from Central America, known for its edible and papain - rich fruits, an active ingredient with proteolic functions.

●Medicinal plants

●hypnotic effects - sleep inducing effects
●papain - proteolytic enzyme extracted from the raw fruit of the papaya plant
●proteolic functions - breaking down of proteins into amino acids

The Botanical Garden of Palermo


Tot: 0.262s; Tpl: 0.01s; cc: 10; qc: 59; dbt: 0.0514s; 1; m:domysql w:travelblog (; sld: 1; ; mem: 1.1mb