Pandan Wangi Benefits to Your Health

What is the benefit Pandan Wangi. Fragrant pandan (pandan or called it) is a kind of family Pandanaceae monocot plants that have scented leaves are typical. The leaves are an important component in traditional Indonesian cuisines and countries in Southeast Asia.

This plant is easy to find in the garden or growing wild along the edges of the shade ditch. Its roots are large and have roots that sustain tunjang this plant when it is big enough. The leaves are elongated like palm leaves and arranged in a rosette that meeting, to a length of 60cm. Some varieties have leaves a jagged edge.

Leaves of plants are quite important components of culinary traditions Indonesia and other Southeast Asian countries as food perfume because the smell it produces. Ordinary pandan leaves involved in making cakes or other dishes such as green bean compote and porridge. When cooking rice, pandan leaves are also often placed in between the rice with the intention of being fragrant rice.

This distinctive scent was stronger when the leaves are still quite fresh or slightly dry. In addition as fragrances, cakes, pandan leaves are also used as a source of the green color for food (except leaf suji), as a component garnish food presentation, as well as the inside of the flower arrangements at weddings (dironce) to scent a room. Ordinary pandan leaves involved in making pastries or other dishes such as green bean compote and porridge. When cooking rice, pandan leaves are also often placed in between the rice with the intention of being fragrant rice.

In some recipes in English, pandan leaves are sometimes referred to as “screwpine leaf”.

Given this fragrance producer, liked the pandan leaves for various purposes such as:

– Sources of fragrances on traditional foods and drinks.

One is in the form of fragrances, food additives food to lure the appetite. Pandan fragrance can be used as a natural additive to eat that does not cause health effects. The resulting scent is perfect for foods that taste sweet or savory, so the food produced will have a taste of its own.

For street food like nagasari or other food in the form of a single piece, small sliced pandan leaf and inserted in the material before cooking. If for sticky rice porridge or pureed green beans, then a long pandan leaf tied up and put into the food during cooking.

In addition to food additives, it is also preferable for the fragrant pandan drink products. While there are several products syrup, soya bean drinks and coconut milk with pandan flavor on the market.

In addition to the effects of fragrance, pandan leaves can also be befungsi as giving the green color of the materials used. This is because it contains a strong green dye in pandan leaves. Currently many outstanding bread or snack with typical pandan, which generally greenish. Related to this now widely sold pandan leaf extract used as a ready-made cake flavorings and food ingredients.
The rest of pandan leaves for food pureed green beans.

The rest of pandan leaves for food pureed green beans.
Pandan sponge cake flavors.

Pandan sponge cake flavors.

– To perfuming the room decor and wedding dresses

Bridal room or space where the altar usually decorated with gorgeous makeup and often uses natural ingredients like fresh flowers or other. The decor is like is not complete if there are no fragrances that are natural as well, and this is often used in perfumes scent using tuberose flowers and fragrant pandan leaves. Tuberose flowers of course, done with the installation of a few flowers placed in vases watery, while the fragrant pandan leaves in the form of soft slices in large quantities for stacked deployed in some places.

– To the bathroom toilet deodorizer

If this once I’ve come across and happen even in a large city located in KL. When I came into the modern toilet in one of the city’s shopping center, was installed a bunch fragrant pandan leaves are used as fragrances toilets. The toilets were pretty clean and comfortable dgunakan, situated in a quite modern, was only used fragrances of this fragrant pandan leaves. I think it is enviable.

– To a mixture of flowers at the time of the offering

At the ceremony penyemayaman bodies, delivery ceremony and the funeral procession to the grave, for the Javanese always accompanied with a sprinkling of flower offerings. This flower is made up of a mixture of red roses and white roses, jasmine or kantil, ylang, and coupled with sliced fragrant pandan leaves, all mixed into one.

If in some cities in Java, this requirement can usually be satisfied with the purchase in the market or florist stall these offerings. For some reason it is often interpreted that this interest is food for the spirit. The proof is a flower stall in Yogyakarta course offerings, putting up banners reklamenya as Delicatessens Fine Spirit.

Pandan fragrance is also said to have properties perubatan. For the purpose of which is to perubatan also treat fever and measles are also said to be memorable for mengubati disease gonorrhea, sifillis, denggi and anemia. For treatment efficacy, perhaps the reader could refer to various links such as this link or this link.

Another one I met on the internet is made up of a sprig garnish top of pandan with the tip of each leaf blade appliance. Rangkain is quite beautiful as well as it looks in the picture and can be replicated for the decorations on the table.
Flower sprig of fragrant pandan.

Detail of flower sprig of fragrant pandan.

In my opinion anyway, one of the benefits of pandan plants can also be grown as an ornamental for planting in the yard as well as for the pot. To crop pages, I think pretty well when planted in groups as one point of view attraction. With a fresh green color, especially when doused with water, the scent will smell really refreshing. If planted in pots are also good, especially if grown by exposing the stem and roots of the trunk, it will be seen as a fairly exotic plants.
Pandan as potted plants.

Pandan as potted plants.

So there’s no harm in starting now you make part of your home page to be planted with fragrant pandan plant is multi-use. At a minimum if you want to cook a certain food or to make porridge, just add pandan leaves with no need to buy enough just plucked from the plants in the yard. In the end, you will have a beautiful yard and fresh, and there are austerity measures because they do not need to buy ingredients from the market. This plant is easily propagated by simply using anakannya shoots.

If the health benefits of what? let us consider the following description:

Pandan fragrance is often used as a fragrance food because the smell is so distinctive. In addition as fragrances, cakes, pandan leaves are also used as a source of the green color for food (except leaf suji), as well as a sweetener flower arrangements for weddings as well as to scent a room.

In addition, pandan fragrance also has benefits for beauty. Plants that thrive in tropical areas can be used to eliminate dandruff and black hair.
Black hair

* Provide fragrant pandan leaves as much as 7 pieces, wash and cut into pieces.
* Boil the leaf pieces with 1 liter of water until the color is green.
* Embunkan boiling water last night.
* In the morning, mix the pandan leaf decoction earlier with the juice 3 ripe noni fruit.
* Use water mixture to wash your hair.
* Perform 3 times a week, until you see the results.

Eliminate Dandruff

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Provide fresh fragrant pandan leaves as much as 7 pieces, wash and then ground smooth.
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Add 1/2 cup water with a kneaded evenly.

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Squeeze and strain.
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Apply the juice of pandan leaves to the entire scalp is dandruff.
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Let it dry, rub repeat again if necessary.
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Approximately 1/2 – 1 hour later, rinse your hair with clean water.
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Do it every day until your scalp free from dandruff.