Brahmi

Scientific Name: 
Bacopa monnieri
Family Name: 
Plantaginaceae
Plant Description: 
A ground cover plant with stems that grow along the soil. It has oval shaped leaves and develops 5 petal white flowers. Can grow in water.
Plant Use: 
Edible
Medicinal
Of Interest: 
Studying? Keep forgetting names? Brahmi might be the answer! Used for thousands of years in Indian medicine, it's only now getting attention in the West. Make a tea or a tincture or eat it raw - have fun getting used to the bitter flavour! Pop it in a pot outside your front door and just make it a daily habit to boost your vitality and brain function!
Annual, Biannual or Perennial: 
Perennial
Plant Type: 
Ground cover
Climate: 
Temperate
Cool Temperate
Warm Temperate
Sub-Tropical
Tropical

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