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 […]

Yarrow - A strongly scented and versatile herb

Yarrow - A strongly scented and versatile herb

Yarrow may not be the best looking, but it’s a must have in any herbal remedy garden. Yarrow isn’t exactly rare, in the places it’s native to it grows so well it’s usually considered just another weed. It has an unmistakable yet oddly indescribable scent, and it’s essential oil is used in aromatherapy to calm. […]

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 […]