Here is How To Grow Aloe Vera At Home (And Health Benefits)
One of the plant that is exotic and attractive for your home is Aloe Vera, but this plant not only it looks good also has numerous healing properties and can be of great benefit for you. It doesn’t matter if it is used for adults or children, it is entirely safe and it treats the first symptoms of illnesses.
The antioxidants it contain significantly improve the immune system, naturally enhance immunity and recovers the damage caused by free radicals.
The same compound we are talking about promote aging and can be harmful for your health. Thats way, this miraculous plant come in to place and protects from these health treats.
It is also very helpful with soothe joint inflammation and relieve arthritis pain if used topically. Study shows that if its used constantly for two weeks significantly reduce pain and inflammation.
Due to its anti-inflammatory properties, Aloe Vera is amazing in the treatment of mild to moderate ulcerative colitis.
Aloe Vera juice has cleansing effect of the digestive system also fight against exhaustion and fatigue. As it helps with body energy it also promotes weight loss.
That is because the Aloe Vera juice has rich natural fiber which helps digestion and also improves bowel movements. It acts like as a laxative and treats constipation.
In this case, to treat constipation it is recommended to use 2 ounces of Aloe Vera juice daily. Only after ten hours you will feel the effects.
This plant it’s very helpful for the skin and treating numerous skin issues, thats way its often used in skin care products. It works in that way that it speeds up the regeneration of the new skin tissue, hydrates and soothes the skin. Your skin will look like radiant, smooth, healthy and flawless.
It will also treat minor burns, inflammations, insect bites, sunburned skin, allergic reactions and blisters. It is completely safe, so even people with sensitive skin can use it.
Aloe Vera contains antimicrobial and antibacterial properties, by that it is used in treatments with gum and mouth issues. It is also rich in minerals that will help the growth of cells and will treat mouth ulcers and bleeding gums also will make your teeth healthy and strong.
In order to treat gum diseases, you should massage gums with the fresh gel of this plant, or sprinkle some aloe Vera powder on the toothbrush and brush your teeth. You will feel relief in a few minutes.
Therefore, it is recommended that you have it this miraculous plant at home and enjoy all its health benefits. You can propagate it by the stem, seed, leaf cuttings or by a division of tubers, but make sure you do not harm it during the propagation procedure, and you should not propagate it during the blooming of the succulent.
For cultivation you need light soil mix with a low content of brick chips and charcoal which contains a reduced amount of brick chips and charcoal and avoid the addition of peat, as it damages its root.
In summer time it doesn’t require a lot of watering. Living it by the porch it will gather the water on its own, when is cold it needs to be inside the house. Occasionally saturate the soil with fertilizers which contain nitrogen and minerals.
In case of transplanting the plant is the ones that are around five years old because there are the ones who are rich in healing properties healing properties. Do not plant it on dry soil and avoid watering it.
Remove the plant from the pot and lightly tap it in order to clean its root of the old substrate. Remove any damaged roots, but take care not to destroy the healthy tissue. Use charcoal or powdered sulfur to sprinkle the sliced parts and sharp scissors to prune it.
When you plant the grower, do not water it for one week and the pot needs to be in a shade.
If you use seeds:
Best season for growing this plant is February, March, at 21 °C, as soon as they are ripened. The soil needs sand and light turf soil, some charcoal also some broken bricks. Plant it in a pot soon as 2-3 leaves are grown.
Watch the video below and find out the easiest procedure.