Burdock - Detox in your garden

Burdock - Detox in your garden

Burdock is an unassuming looking thistle, but it’s packed full of useful traits. Burdock is native to Eurasia but is now common throughout North America and many other places throughout the world. It’s kind of more of a weed than a plant that you would want in your garden. Still, it may be useful to […]

Marsh Mallow - Campfire MarshMellows used to contain more than corn syrup

Marsh Mallow - Campfire MarshMellows used to contain more than corn syrup

Once used to make actual marshmallows, the Marsh Mallow plant still has a variety of uses. The marshmallow plant has edible leaves and roots that have a variety of medicinal uses. Contrary to the name, it does not need to grow in a marsh. This plant would be a great addition to an herb or wildflower […]

Citronella - More than just mosquito repellent

Citronella - More than just mosquito repellent

Everything you need to know about Citronella Whether your a do-it-yourselfer and want to repel mosquito around your house without buying candles or oils from stores, or you just like the unique smell, either of the plants with the name Citronella can make a great addition to any garden. Varieties: First things first. There are […]