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Where does Rubia Tinctorum grow?

[ad_1] The root is used to make medicine. Despite serious safety concerns, people take madder by mouth for preventing and dissolving kidney stones, as well as and for treating general menstrual disorders, and urinary tract disorders, blood disorders, bruises, jaundice, paralysis, spleen disorders, and sciatica.Madder (Rubia tinctorum) is a plant native to the Mediterranean that […]

Where do our tomatoes come from?

[ad_1] Karst. Lycopersicon esculentum Mill. The tomato is the edible, often red, berry of the plant Solanum lycopersicum, commonly known as a tomato plant. The species originated in western South America and Central America.Between 1996 and 2017, the EU exported (on average) 94 percent of the UK’s tomato imports annually. The Netherlands and Spain are […]

Where did the Native Americans cultivate corn?

[ad_1] Around 4,500 B.P., maize began to spread to the north; it was first cultivated in what is now the United States at several sites in New Mexico and Arizona, about 4,100 B.P. During the first millennium AD, maize cultivation spread more widely in the areas north.Called maize in many languages, corn was first cultivated […]