Balcony Gardens are always a blessing to the city people as these leaves and living silent creatures create quite a new energetic, and healthier atmosphere in their lives. Various plants are medically and naturally quite useful and beneficial for the people. One such preferred and the prioritized plant is “Tulsi,” which also is known as Basil leaves. Here, in the article, we discuss the health and other benefits of having such a “Tulsi” plant at the balcony garden of city homes.
Tulsi is mainly considered as a religious and divine plant. Traditionally, almost all the people were planting Tulsi out of their homes. Many religions count Tulsi as a divine and pivotal plant which offers larger advantages for the household and also attract divine elements to stay at the houses.
The atmosphere of cities is enormous polluted. Germs and diseases are quite common in the cities. In such a state, Tulsi can be the most healthier and natural antibiotic plant. It is proved in the laboratories that Tulsi can cure fever of the very root. It has got potent germicidal, fungicidal, and anti-bacterial properties that can cure fever quite naturally. Also, it is quite useful in malaria or any other viral infection. According to Ayurveda, all the persons should have a decoction of Tulsi leaves regularly to avoid catching germs and viruses.
Tulsi is full of antioxidants and vital oils that can create eugenol and methyl. Both of these materials are quite effective in improving pancreatic beta cells, which reduces the risk of diabetes. Thus, Tulsi leaves are an effective remedy for diabetic patients also.
According to medical science reports, any person chewing a couple of Tulsi leaves in the early morning without pouring stomach; can never become a heart patient. The antioxidant factor of Tulsi controls blood pressure, stress, and also the cholesterol levels of the people, which block any of the heart problems to occur.
We will continue with more plants that are useful for healthy and natural life despite staying in cities. Extra space for the balcony gardens and grow such multipurpose plants like Tulsi that are quite advantageous. We shall talk about other plants in the next article.