aka pepper plants or pepper vines
Water: once a day
Soil: good drainage
Fertilizer: twice a month
Diuretic in Nature
The juice of the leaves blended with sweetened milk helps in stimulating urination and is also helpful in maintenance of water levels in the body.
Cure colic torment
The leaves spread with castor oil, warmed gently and after that put on the stomach of little newborn children’s is powerful for treatment of colic agony. This is said to give quick help.
Consumption of theleaves after suppers is advised for lactating moms as it helps in lactation.
Prevention Against tooth decay
Water in which 5-6 leaves are bubbled can be utilized to clean the mouth in the morning and night. This diminishes terrible breath, as well as fortifies the gums and avoids tooth rot.
Treating mouth ulcers and swollen gums
Water in which 5-6 leaves are boiled with salt added to it, when utilized as rinse is powerful as a part of treating mouth ulcers and swollen gums.
Effective cure against cough
Betel leaves (finely slashed) bubbled alongside tulasi leaves, cinnamon bark, ginger, cloves and cardamom in some water and then reduced to ½ a container is viable in treating cough.