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Learn about some of the practical, real-world applications for healing herbs!

Alfalfa: nutritious edible plant, also an anti-inflammatory and diuretic.

Echinacea: is truly a wonder of nature. Among its many healing properties, it strengthens the immune system, and helps regenerate damaged cells.
Aloe Vera: cactus is probably the best known and most effective burn remedy. Ephedra: is a natural stimulant, decongestant, and expectorant
Arnica: one of the most potent of all healing herbs, used extensively as an anti-inflammatory and immune stimulant. Fenugreek: is used to treat abscesses, boils, and burns. Interestingly, it also lowers blood sugar, which is obviously very useful in controlling diabetes.

Basil: in addition to its many uses in cooking, is also is a natural antiseptic, antispasmodic, and antidepressant.

Flax: aka Linseed, is a potent natural laxative that is also great in home-baked bread.

Black Cohosh: is used to treat arthritis, bronchitis, and PMS.

Gingko Biloba: which we grow, is a potent anti-oxidant, cerebral tonic, and circulatory stimulant.

Burdock: is a laxative and anti-fungal. Butternut bark is a gentle purgative, once a common worm remedy for children. Goldenseal: another healing herb masquerading as a garden weed, is an anti-catarrhal for mucus, and also used topically to treat athlete’s foot, eczema, and poison ivy.
Calendula: also known as the pot marigold, is a multi-purpose healing herb, widely utilized to treat hemorrhoids, insect bites, sinusitis, and wounds. We grow and use this wonder herb extensively in our products. Guarana: is a potent stimulant, as evidenced by its popularity in canned energy drinks.
Chickweed: is a soothing herb that dissolves mucus, and helps heal warts or cysts Hawthorn: is an astringent, and also helps the body to better utilize oxygen. It is used in China to promote weight loss.
Comfrey: is another of our favorite healing herbs. It is excellent for treating bruises, burns, or dry skin. Horehound: a well-known healing herb, is an antispasmodic and expectorant.
Dandelion: is not only edible (and good for you), but also used to treat acne, constipation, diabetes, hypertension, and rheumatism, among other afflictions. Jasmine: a tasty and fragrant additive to herbal tea, helps with depression and headaches.
Daucus carota: commonly known as Queen Anne’s Lace, has been the object of many a gardener’s wrath. Few take the time to consider that it may be used as an antibacterial, astringent, and even a natural contraceptive! Its essential oil is used to make perfume Juniper: which grows throughout North America, is added to massge oil or bath herbs to soothe sore muscles.
   
   

 

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