Descriptions and benefits of Guava Monkey or Anacardium occidentale (cashew)

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Cashew (Anacardium occidentale) is a kind of tribal Anacardiaceae plants originating from Brazil and has a "fruit" that can be eaten. The more famous of the cashew cashews are cashews, pine nuts or cashew nuts; seeds are commonly dried and fried to serve a wide range of confectionary. In botany, this plant was not a member-jambuan guava (Myrtaceae) and legumes (Fabaceae), but instead more closely related to the mango (Anacardiaceae tribe).

Also known by various names such as cashew cashew (Sd.); cashew nuts or cashew nuts (Jw.); jhambu monkey (Md.); Dwipa guava, guava jipang, nyambu monkeys (Bl.); nyambuk nyĕbèt (Sas.); moaned guava, guava monyé (Mink.); guava hitched (Banj.); buwah monkey (East); buwah yaki (Manado); buwa baboon, baboon wo (Sulawesi); buwa yaki (Ternate, Tidore); buwa jakis (Galela ); guava dare, guava masong (Mak.); jampu sèrĕng, jampu tapĕsi (Bug.), and others.

In English called the cashew (tree), which is derived from the Portuguese words to name the fruit, caju, which actually is also a loan from the Tupi language name, acajú. While the name of his clan (Anacardium) refers to the shape of fruit is like the heart of its quasi-inverse.

Descriptions and benefits of Longan

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Longan is the fruit of plants originating from mainland Southeast Asia. Plants that emerged in mainland China is a family of rambutan and lychee fruit. In Mandarin, litchi called "guo ong yes" or "long yan" which means dragon eye. While in Indonesia, the fruit is popularly known as "cat eyes".The fruit is round, white, translucent, and contain lots of water. In the middle of the fruit seeds are black or dark brown. Litchi fruit pulp contains many nutrients essential for health and body fitness. There are sucrose, glucose, protein (vegetable), fat, vitamin A, vitamin B, tartarik acid, and phytochemical compounds (chemical plants) Other useful for health.
The combination of these phytochemical compounds gave birth to various properties, among other things, relax the nerves. It gives a sense of calm so efficacious to overcome anxiety, insomnia, and difficulty concentrating.
"The content fitokimianya serves to relax the nerves of the alias can provide a calming effect. Thus, for small children who have trouble sleeping, eat kelengkeng. Anxiety symptoms (anxiety) or even difficult to sleep can be reduced by eating longan, "explains Yunita, STP of Herbal Nutrition Club Bandung Dago Plaza, Bandung.
Longan has a sedative effect (calming) that can reduce the heartbeat that is too hard. Longan also contain complex carbohydrates (sucrose) and glucose so that it can increase energy, increase energy, reduce hunger, to improve stamina.

The benefits of pineapple

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Apparently one of the fruits in the tropics are many benefits other than just tasty and fresh ngerujak time consumed.Indonesia is rich. Fruits are very easy to be met including pineapple (Ananas comosus). The fruit is very cheap price because it is considered less useful, but in fact it is rich in fruit benefits.
Pineapple fruits are beneficial to health, cure diseases as constipation, urinary tract disorders, nausea, flu, hemorrhoids, and less blood. Diseases of the skin (hives, eczema, and scabies) can be treated with pineapple juice smeared. Pineapple fruit skin can be processed into syrup or liquid extracted for animal feed.
Not only that. Fruit whose skin is covered with scales of gold makes the body's defense system becomes more solid. The content of vitamin A, vitamin C, calcium, phosphorus, magnesium, iron, sodium, potassium, dextrose, sucrose, and stored the enzyme bromelain in pineapple fruit is a tough bullet that could knock raid serious diseases, such as tumors, atherosclerosis ( constriction of blood vessels), and beri-beri.
Pineapple is a potential medicinal plant. The enzyme bromelain in pineapple fruit efficacious as anti-inflammatory, helps soften the food in the stomach, interfere with cancer cell growth, and prevent blood clotting (blood coagulation).

Description Guava water

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Guava is a water-plant in the tribal guava Myrtaceae jambuan or originating from Southeast Asia. Guava Guava water is actually different from Semarang (Syzygium samarangense), close relatives who have fruit trees and is almost similar. Some kultivarnya even difficult to distinguish, so that both are often named with common names, or guava guava water only.
Other names are pink roses Ayer (Malaysia), guava AIE (Min.), guava cai (Sd.), guava wer (Jw.), jhambhu wir (Md.), nyambu er (Bl.), kumpas, kumpasa , kombas, kembes (the languages ​​in North Sulawesi), Jene guava, guava Salo (Sulawesi), guava waelo, kuputol waelo, lutune waele, Kopo Olo (various languages ​​in Seram and surrounding areas), and so on lain.Juga pink buttons ( ind.), for cultivars whose fruits into small pieces.
In other countries, guava is known as machom phupa or Chomphu pa (Thai), tambis (Phil.), bell fruit, water apple (Ingg.) and others.
Generally, plant parts water guava smaller and less aromatic smell when compared with guava Semarang. Note the description of the parts in italics, especially flowers and fruit.

The benefits of watermelon

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Who does not know a watermelon? This fruit is one of the most delicious fruit eaten when hunger strikes. Green-skinned fruit that contains high amounts of lycopene. This substance is able to crush the seeds of cancer.
Eating this fruit daily can shrink the risk of cervical cancer and pancreatic cancer in high-risk women who daily calorie laden diet / sugar / fat but poor vegetables and fruits.
The red color in fruits that taste sweet and juicy, indicating the high content of lycopene, one of the components as well as betakaraton karatenoid. Therefore, eating watermelon, watermelon red is more advisable than yellow.
Ben Cao Gang Mu said that the watermelon can relieve thirst and heat, meyembuhkan dry and painful throat, help urination, good for constipation, and overcome addiction to alcohol.
Section watermelon has benefits to health such as a cold watermelon rind and sweet capable of treating a swollen throat and apotheosis, as well as prickly heat. The roots and leaves of watermelon can be used to treat diarrhea and intestinal inflammation. In addition, watermelon seeds have a warm and good nature to produce saliva in the mouth that are beneficial to the lungs and intestines.