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Natural Healing — Romero

Romero (Rosmarinus officinalis / Salvia rosmarinus) came with the Spaniards to Mexico. It brought its traditional use of cleansing. During the Middle Ages, rosemary was burned in homes to keep the black plague from entering. It was also commonly believed … Continue reading

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Natural Healing — Yoloxóchitl

Yoloxóchitl (Talauma mexicana) is also known as Flor de corazón, Magnolia mexicana, yajlachhi in Zapotec, and Mexican heart flower. It is native to Mexico, Guatemala, and Honduras and in danger of extinction because of deforestation. It’s extremely fragrant white flower … Continue reading

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Natural Healing — Copal

The word copal comes from the Nahuatl word “copalli,” which means incense. Several kinds of trees are classified as copal, including plants from the Bursera and Fabaceae species and the Protium copal and Pinus pseudostrobus tree. The resins from these … Continue reading

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