The name Ashwagandha is derived from the Sanskrit for "smell of horse," which refers to both its unique scent and ability to increase physical energy.
Cacao beans are commonly called “cocoa” because of a spelling mistake made by English importers in the 18th century.
Ginger plants are known to grow up to 4 ft. tall.
Also known as Tulsi, Holy basil is a sacred plant in Hindu belief, thought to ward off evil spirits and ghosts.
The ancient Egyptians valued cinnamon more than gold, just as valuable as saffron is today!