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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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Herbs for Colds and Flus

Here is some helpful hints to help you combat the seasons colds and flus. Rest, lots of fluids and try to eat go without...

Back Massage – Aromatherapy Techniques

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What is aromatherapy and how does it work?

Question by : What is aromatherapy and how does it work? Elderly family member is in nursing home and I've been told lately aromatherapy is...
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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...

Should I help my seedlings break through the soil?

Question by Natalie: Should I help my seedlings break through the soil? Hello I have started...

Chef Spotlight: Martin Rios on gardening and moving Southwestern food forward

Chef Spotlight: Martin Rios on gardening and moving Southwestern food forward On his favorite hobby: “I...
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Poke

Phytolacca americana-Poke Family: Phytolaccaceae Other names: Pokeweed, Phytolacca, Shang Lu, P. decandra Habitat: N. America Poke leaves are poisonous. They are...

aquaponics kitchen herb garden

3 weeks growing aquaponics herbs fresh in the kitchen. Video Rating: 4 / 5

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Chinese Herbal Medicine

Watch the Full Interview Here: https://www.naturalpartners.tv/ShowListings/ChineseHerbalMedicine/tabid/788/Default.aspx Dr. Dan Wen, from Honso USA, discusses... Video Rating: 4 / 5

Principles and Practice of Phytotherapy: Modern Herbal Medicine, 2e

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Useful Plants

fennel

Fennel

Foeniculum vulgare-Fennel Family: Apiaceae or Umbelliferae Other names: Foeniculum vulgare, Anethum dulce, Anethum foeniculum, Foeniculum divaricatum, Foeniculum officinale, Seseli foeniculum, Fennel Skin contact with the sap or essential oil is...
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Mullein

Verbascum thapsus-Mullein Family: Scrophulariaceae Other names: Aarons Rod, Great Mullein. Habitat: Europe, including Britain, from Norway south and east to Spain, temperate Asia to China. Sunny positions in uncultivated...
Berberis_vulgaris, bayberry

Barberry

Berberis  vulgaris-Barberry Family: N.O. Berberidaceae Habitat: Berberis vulgaris grows in the wild in much of Europe and West Asia. It produces large crops of edible berries, rich...
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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,...
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Comfrey

Symphytum officinale-Comfrey Family: Boraginaceae Other Names: Knitbone, Knit Bone, Ass Ear, Blackwort, Bruisewort, Knitback, Miracle Herb, Boneset, Gum Plant, Slippery Root, Wallwort Comfrey contains small quantities of...