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. […]

Aloe Vera - Widely known for its healing powers

Aloe Vera - Widely known for its healing powers

We’ve all seen “Aloe Vera” on a product before. So what exactly is Aloe Vera and what can it be used for? Aloe is probably the most well known Medicinal plant for a reason, it takes almost zero effort to break off a piece of a leaf and apply the gel of the leaf directly […]

Echinacea - Natures first aid kit

Echinacea - Natures first aid kit

One of the most popular medicinal plants. What is Echinacea good for and how can it be used? The leaves, flowers and roots of the Echinacea plant can be ingested in the form of tea or capsules for a variety of health benefits. It is thought to be an herbal remedy for anything from the common […]