Scientific Name: Digitalis purpurea Due to the presence of the cardiac glycoside digoxin, the leaves, flowers and seeds of this plant are all poisonous to humans and some animals and can be fatal if eaten. Typically used to treat heart failure and irregular heart rhythm.Continue reading "Foxglove"
Scientific Name: Digitalis lanata The leaves have cardiac, and diuretic properties.Continue reading "Grecian Foxglove"
Scientific Name: Saponaria officinalis Soapwort helps relieve respiratory inflammation. Topically, it can be used for a variety of skin-related ailments such as acne or eczema.Continue reading "Soapwort"
Scientific Name: Digitalis lutea The leaves have cardiac, and diuretic properties.Continue reading "Yellow Foxglove"
Scientific Name: Dianthus caraphyllus Clove-scented flowers were once used to flavor ales and wines, especially celebration cups at coronations, hence its name “carnation”.Continue reading "Carnation"