Every day, people around the world appreciate the nutritional benefits of aloe vera. Traditionally, aloe is known for its wound healing qualities and as a natural moisturizer.
However, its uses go well beyond that. Its been used in numerous beauty products as an additive for its vitamin and acemannan content (a compound with antiviral and immune-stimulating properties); however, its nutritional properties also make this plant a living superfood.
These benefits have ensured that the aloe vera plant has become incredibly popular. Its a very easy plant to care for, making it a staple in many homes. Scientifically named aloe barbadensis miller, its one of the best plants for someone who is new to gardening or interested in growing their own super foods!