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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...
Gnaphalium_uliginosum,cudweed

Cudweed

Gnaphalium uliginosum-Cudweed Family: Asteraceae or Compositae Other names: Filaginella uliginosa, Marsh Cudweed, Cotton Weed, March Everlasting Habitat: Most of Europe, including Britain, to W. Asia. Damp places in sandy fields, heaths, waysides etc,...

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Helichrysum Essential Oil for Healing Sourced from a plant in the sunflower family, helichrysum essential oil is sometimes touted for its healing effects. When used...

Lastest Aromatherapy Massage News

Massage Envy Campbell Clinic Moving in April Massage Envy Campbell will be on the move in the next few weeks, a change that will allow...
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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...

Growing Herbs : How to Grow Ginger

In order to grow ginger, make sure the environment is never lower than 40 degrees,...

Indoor kitchen herb garden help?

Question by PDY: Indoor kitchen herb garden help? I love fresh herbs and have an outdoor...

Gardenieres: Creating a Potted Herb Garden

Teena Spindler, out West Coast Gardeniere, has some fast tips on how to set up...

Trying to grow fresh herbs for the first time, help?

Question by Hoo: Trying to grow fresh herbs for the first time, help? Any tips on...

What vegetables, fruits, or herbs grow well in Phoenix, AZ during autumn?

Question by Amber: What vegetables, fruits, or herbs grow well in Phoenix, AZ during autumn? I'm...

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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

Moderne Phytotherapie (Pflanzenheilkunde) Teil 1/6

Moderne Phytotherapie ist nicht die "romantische aber wirkungslose Naturmedizin", an die die meinsten Ärzte bei dem Wort denken. Moderne Pflanzenheilkunde is... Video Rating: 5 /...

Useful Plants

Lonicera_periclymenum,Honeysuckle

Honeysuckle

Lonicera periclymenum-Honeysuckle Family: Caprifoliaceae Other names: Dutch Honeysuckle, Goats' Leaf,  Poisonous in large doses. It only has a very mild action. Medications that slow blood clotting (Anticoagulant / Antiplatelet drugs)...
Urtica_dioica, Nettle

Nettle

Urtica dioica-Nettle Family: Urticacea Other Names: Stinging Nettle, Nettle Leaves, Common Nettle, Beggar's Lice Habitat: Everywhere! Temperate regions throughout the world, including Britain.Waste ground, hedgerows, woods etc, preferring a...
Wild_Lettuce,Lactuca_virosa

Wild Lettuce

Lactuca virosa-Wild Lettuce Family: Compositae or Asteraceae Other names: Lettuce Opium, Habitat: Europe, including Britain, from Belgium south and west to N. Africa, Central Russia and W. Asia. Grassy places...
Ramsons_Wild_Garlic_-_Allium_ursinum

Ramsons

Allium ursinum-Ramsons Family: Alliaceae Other names: Wild Garlic, Poor Man's Treacle, Broad-leaved Garlic, Wood Garlic, Bear's Garlic. Habitat: Much of Europe, including Britain, east to the Caucasus and W. Asia. Damp soils in...
liquorice,Glycyrrhiza_glabra

Liquorice

Glycyrrhiza glabra-Liquorice Family: Leguminosae Other names: Licorice Root, Yashtimadhu, Mithilakdi, Mulathi, Liquorice, Sweet Root, Lacris, Lacrisse, Lycorys, Reglisse, Glycyrrhiza glandulifera,Glycyrrhiza hirsuta, Glycyrrhiza pallida, Glycyrrhiza violace. Habitat: Native to the Mediterranean...