Growing Garden Cress hydroponically in condo-farm

The garden cress latin name: Lepidium sativum. It is related to the cabbage, broccoli, cauliflower, Brussels sprouts. This group of plants collectively called  “cruciferous.” This is because of the shape of the flowers. With the four petals arranged in a cross. These vegetables are known because of the class of phytochemicals in them. Which researchers […]

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Growing Thyme Hydroponically in Condo-farm

Latin name: Thymus vulgaris. Thyme is a household herb used to flavor and decorate ‘Western’ dishes. The name comes from Greek meaning “to fumigate.” There are many types of thyme. Some varieties have been used since ancient times for incense. Owing to its strong, fragrant scent. The garden variety has been the one popularized and […]

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Aluminum removal from human bodies

Aluminum is one of the most abundant metals on earth. Most of it is “locked up” in the earth’s physical environment. Aluminum does not participate in metabolism. So only trace amounts of aluminum should be found in human bodies. Aluminum is toxic to the body. It is suspected to cause disorders like autism and Alzheimer’s […]

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Growing Ginger hydroponically in condo-farm

Ginger (Zingiber officinale) belongs to a large family of herbs. Which includes cardamom, turmeric, and other ginger-like tuberous herbs. Its common name came from Middle English gingivere meaning “horn root” because of the shape of the plant’s tubers. This arose from Greek, Latin, and even Sanskrit origins. This reflects how well known and used ginger […]

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