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Bunga Kantan


aka Etlingera elatior, torch ginger, ginger flower, red ginger lily, torch lily, wild ginger, combrang, bunga kantan, Philippine wax flower, Indonesian tall ginger, boca de dragón, rose de porcelaine, and porcelain rose


Propagate: seeding, cutting

Light: sunny

Water: once a day

Soil: good drainage

Fertilizer: twice a month


Can clean the blood : Dirty blood on the human body can cause problems in some organs of the body. One effect is the onset of acne. Inside this plant, contains natural compounds that can cleanse the blood. So the blood that flows does not carry bacteria or viruses. Clean blood will affect a healthy body.

Overcoming body odor : If you have problems with body odor, you can use perfume from this plant. Besides this is a natural way, the material is also easy to obtain and have the same properties. This can happen because the stem of this plant has a smell of fragrant. That stem can be used as a perfume to remove body odor.

Solve skin problems : Various skin problems can be overcome with this plant. Skin problems associated with clean blood. Because this plant can clean the blood on the body, automatic problems that exist on your skin can also be lost.

Make bones and teeth strong : This plant has a high mineral content. Therefore, this plant is excellent for making bone health and teeth strong. Consuming this plant is highly recommended especially for children who are in its infancy.

Prevent dehydration : Dehydration can harm the body. For that need to consume enough fluids so that the body does not dehydrated. Another way to keep body fluids lost due to action is to consume flowers from this plant. Because in it contain water and high mineral that can replace body fluids.

Improve brain function : The brain is the center of control in the human body. If the brain loses its function, then all the organs that are in the body will come into trouble as well. One way to improve brain function is to consume this plant. The part used is the interest.

Can treat wounds : This plant has anti-microbial properties. It is very good for treating wounds so that the wound remains sterile and quickly healed. Compared to using chemical drugs, you better use the natural way of this plant.

Neutralize stomach acid : Are you among those who have problems with stomach acid? Do not worry! Consuming this plant regularly can neutralize your stomach acid. That way you will no longer experience ulcers. However, you should also maintain a healthy diet such as not eating foods that are too spicy or too sour. Eating just in time can also keep stomach acid stable

As a diet menu : This plant contains low fat. So it is very well consumed by you who are on a diet program.

How to use

You can cultivate this plant into a delicious meal. Some people consume it directly without cooking first. And there is also what makes it as a seasoning. Everything has the same benefits for your health.

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