If you’re looking for an easy-to-grow plant with luscious fruit, look no further than a well-known citrus called the lemon tree. Even if your conditions are not ideal, this may be a citrus tree for you!
Throughout the centuries, lemons have been used for many different types of uses. It’s tree’s fruit is yellow and is used mainly for culinary and non-culinary purposes throughout the world. It’s popularity is known primarily for its juice and is used commonly as a garnish.
The pulp, rind or (zest) are also used in cooking and baking. Lemons also have many health benefits. They are an excellent source of nutrients including potassium, vitamin C, B-complex, calcium, and magnesium. They aid digestion, helps cleanse your system of toxins by increasing enzyme function and reduce inflammation.
Many believe there are many amazing health benefits received from the fruit of a lemon. In fact, some believe that the Ancient Egyptians believe that eating lemons as well as drinking its juice as an effective protection against poisons. Researcher’s today are confirming these beliefs.
For additional information on the uses and benefits of lemons, log on to the following websites:
Here are 45 Uses for lemon that will blow your socks off – http://www.trueactivist.com/45-uses-for-lemons-that-will-blow-your-socks-off/
WebMd’s vitamin supplement guide on lemon – http://www.webmd.com/vitamins-supplements/ingredientmono-545-lemon.aspx?activeingredientid=545&activeingredientname=lemon
The Farmer’s Almanac provides household uses for lemon – http://www.almanac.com/content/household-uses-lemons
Even Dr. Oz has many amazing uses for lemons! Take a moment to review his slide show here – http://www.doctoroz.com/slideshow/11-amazing-uses-lemons?gallery=true
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