What is the plant – Bacopa monnieri. It is known by the common names water hyssop, waterhyssop, brahmi, It is mainly found in warmer and humid conditions. It is a creeping annual herb with average height of 2-3 feet with branched roots at the nodes.
How to grow the plant – It grows in variety of soils. It can be grown in marshy areas, canals and several water bodies. It requires acidic soil for its good growth.
Scientific benefits – these herbs have legendary effects on the mind and consciousness, Strengthen memory and intellect, Support focus and concentration, Encourage a balanced emotional state, Promote daytime energy and nighttime sleep, Support healthy blood cells, Promote healthy skin and hair
Granny’s tips & tricks – Applying a paste of the leaves and massaged into the scalp supports healthy hair growth and also promotes healthy hair growth.
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Some fun facts – Brahmi is known to rejuvenate the mind, enhance memory, improve concentration, and to directly influence the quality of consciousness. is considered sattvic herbs (promoting subtle awareness). In fact, it is often used to support meditation as they increase the clarity and subtlety of mind. Brahmi is used as anticancer and used to cure anemia, asthma, diuretic, tumours and epilepsy. It is also used as an antidote for snake bite.