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Stevia is a perennial shrub native to the northern regions of South America but is now cultivated commercially in Brazil, Paraguay, Uruguay, Central America, the United States, Israel, Thailand, and China. The leaves of the stevia plant contain several chemical substances called glycosides, which ha...
Stinging Nettle and Health Benefits
Stinging Nettle is most easily recognized by its straight, rigid stems that may be reddish in color. This plant, which grows as tall as 3 feet, is most often found in mountain meadows and valleys of temperate climates. The leaves are pointed with notches and grow in ladder-like arrangements. Fuzzy s...