I have a neem tree on my land. – Neem leaf is used for leprosy, eye disorders, bloody nose, intestinal worms, stomach upset, loss of appetite, skin ulcers, diseases of the heart and blood vessels (cardiovascular disease), fever, diabetes, gum disease (gingivitis), and liver problems. The leaf is also used for birth control and to cause abortions.
The bark is used for stomach and intestinal ulcers, skin diseases, pain, fever and malaria.
The flower is used for reducing bile and phlegm, and treating intestinal worms.
The fruit is used for intestinal worms, urinary tract disorders, hemorroidd, bloody noses, diabetes, phlegm, eye disorders, wounds, and leprosy.
The twigs are used for intestinal worms, low sperm levels, coughs, hemorroids, urinary disorders and diabetes. Some chew neem twigs instead of using a toothbrush, but this be careful because some have fungi.
The seeds and seed oil are used for leprosy and intestinal worms., birth control and abortions.
The stem, root bark, and fruit are used as a tonic and astringent.
Some people apply neem directly to the skin for skin lice, skin diseases, wounds, and skin ulcers; as a mosquito repellent; and as a skin softener. Neem is also used as an insecticide.
1 pot of water
handful of neem
Directions: Bring the water to almost a boil. Then turn it off and throw in the neem. Let it steep, top on, for twenty minutes. Tastes good!
Word of the Day – te -tea
Tip of the Day – This is such a diverse herb. Look above and use it for what you need!