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Salutations! My name is Amanda, Living the simple life in good ole Pennsylvania, USA. BackYard Veggie & Fruit Gardener on .44 of an acre. Homemaker, EcoHome, Minimalist, Blogger, DIYer, and more! Sharing my adventures along the way. Won't you join me?
DandeLion Fun Facts: 🌼 #SaveTheDandelions - The dandelion is part of the daisy family, a true wildflower. The dandelion is one of the first wildflowers that appears in the spring time, helping the pollinators jumpstart pollen & honey production, it helps feed the pollinators which had a long winter and are hungry. The dandelion is medicine & food. Dandelion is rich in calcium which is essential for growth and strength of bones it is rich in antioxidants like Vitamin C and Luteolin which protect bones from age related damages such as weakening and loss in density.Dandelion is very beneficial for the liver and gallbladder as it improves their functioning and protects them from infections.Aids with weight loss, anti-inflammatory, anti-oxidant, bone health, cancer fighter, fight anemia, aids in digestion, kidney cleanse, lowers bad cholesterol, lowers blood pressure, lowers blood sugar, cleanses the liver, it's a mood enhancer, natural laxative, natural diuretic, rich in antioxidants, skin health, treats arthritis, treats eczema and treats psoriasis. You can use the entire plant! We need to treat the dandelion with respect, if we keep killing it you're also killing a medicine that could possibly save your life. Why are we destroying a wildflower has so many benefits? Vitamins - vitamin K 973%, vitamin A 203%, vitamin C 58%, vitamin E 17%Minerals - calcium 19%, manganese 17%, iron 17%, potassium 11%Nutrients - dietary fiber 14%, protein 5%, carbohydrate 3%, calories 2%. Why can't we see the Dandelion as a beautiful wildflower, a sign of spring, a sign of a new life and a wish granter?
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