Interesting and Refreshing ways to use lemongrass

Lemongrass oil is extracted through the process of steam distillation of dried lemongrass. This is beneficial in not one but many ways. It's loaded with analgesic, antidepressant, antimicrobial, antipyretic, antiseptic, astringent, and bactericidal properties and is a known remedy for muscle and joint pains, for healing wounds, for lowering depression, and for limiting the microbial/bacterial growth in your body.

Help plants survive a heat wave

Electricity supply/generators and budgets permitting — we can indulge in air-conditioned bliss to rejuvenate exhausted spirits but, out in the garden, the battle to survive gets tougher each year.