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Yohimbe

Pausinystalia yohimbe-Yohimbe   Family: Rubiaceae Other names: Corynanthe yohimbe, Yoruba (idagbon), johimbe, Cortex yohimbe, Habitat: Native to South Africa and found primarily in Cameroon, Gabon, Nigeria, the Congo, and Zaire. Yohimbe is an MAO inhibitor,...

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The miracle of fresh herbs And basil, which I remember seeing growing in a massive pot outside my friends' apartment door in Ho Chi Minh...

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The Complete Book of Essential Oils and Aromatherapy: Over 600 Natural, Non-Toxic and Fragrant...

The Complete Book of Essential Oils and Aromatherapy: Over 600 Natural, Non-Toxic and Fragrant Recipes to Create Health, Beauty and a Safe Home List Price:...
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Woad

Isatis tinctoria-Woad Family: Cruciferae or Brassicaceae Other names:  Greenweed, Greenwood, Woad or Wood-waxen, formerly Wede-wixen or Woud-wix, Base-broom, Genet des Teinturiers, Farberginster, Dyers' Broom, Habitat: C. and S. Europe. Naturalized in...
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Weeds: In Defense of Nature’s Most Unloved Plants

Weeds: In Defense of Nature's Most Unloved Plants  by James A. Duke Weeds: In Defense of Nature's Most Unloved Plants by Richard Mabey. London, England: Ecco Books; 2010....
Plant Lipids and Essential Oils as Antimicrobial Agents

Lipids and Essential Oils as Antimicrobial Agents

Lipids and Essential Oils as Antimicrobial Agents by Halldor Thormar (ed.). West Sussex, UK: Wiley; 2011. Hardcover; 315 pages. ISBN: 9780470741788. $145.00. Oils are important for life. They...

List of Herbs & their Magickal Properties

Herbs & their Magickal Properties Throughout the ages certain attributes have been associated with plants. Their role in supporting the body,s own systems is well...

Indoor aquaponics demonstration uses fish, plants for food chain

Indoor aquaponics demonstration uses fish, plants for food chain Workers began an indoor aquaponics demonstration Friday...

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What is the best light to grow plants in besides for sunlight?

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Transplanting Planting Herbs and Peppers Indoors

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How to Grow an Herb Garden Indoors or Outdoors : Planting Outdoors: Growing an Herb Garden

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Chinese Herbal Medicine

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Useful Plants

peppermint,Mentha-piperita

Peppermint

Mentha piperita-Peppermint Family: Lamiaceae or Labiatae Other names: Black Peppermint, Brandy Mint, Lammint Habitat: Britain. A natural hybrid, M. aquatica x M. spicata, found in moist soils in ditches, waste places etc. In...
lily_of_the _valley

Lily of the Valley

Convallaria majalis- Lily of the Valley Family: Convallariaceae Other names: Convallaria bracteata, Convallaria fragrans, Convallaria latifolia, Polygonatum majale, May Lily, Convallaria, Our Lady's Tears, Convall-lily, Lily Constancy, Ladder-to-Heaven, Jacob's Ladder,...
Juglans cineraria, butternut

Butternut

Juglans cineraria-Butternut Family: N.O. Juglandaceae Other names: White Walnut, Oilnut, Wallia cinerea, Nux cinerea The naphthoquinone constituents may cause gastric (stomach) irritation. Avoid in patients with gallstones.   Habitat: North America....
saw_palmetto,Serenoa_repens

Saw Palmetto

Serenoa serrulata-Saw PalmettoFamily: Palmae or ArecaceaeNames: Sabal, Dwarf Palm Tree, Cabbage Palm, Sabal Serrulata, Brahea serrulata,Chamaerops serrulata,Corypha obliqua, Serenoa serrulata Habitat: Eastern N. America. Low pine woods, savannahs...
betula pubescens. birch,white birch

Birch

Betula alba-Birch Family: Betulaceae Names: White Birch, Bouleau, Berke, Bereza, Monoecia triandria, B, pubescens, B, verrucosa Habitat: Commonly found in woods in Britain and Europe. Description of Birch: Betula...