Scientific Name: Sambucuc nigra Anthocyanidins, the flavonoids in ripe berries have antiviral and immune modulating effectsContinue reading "Elderberry"
Scientific Name: Gingko biloba Used for memory disorders, including Alzheimer’s.Continue reading "Ginkgo"
Scientific Name: Eucommia ulmoides It is one of the 50 fundamental herbs used in Chinese herbology, where it is called dùzhòng (Chinese: 杜仲).Continue reading "Hardy Rubber Tree"
Scientific Name: Crataegus viridis Has been employed as a vasodilator for cardiac conditions.Continue reading "Hawthorne, Winter King"
Scientific Name: Humulus lupulus Fragrant flower cones (hops) impart bitterness and flavor, and also have preservative qualities. The extract is antimicrobial, which makes it useful for making natural deodorant.Continue reading "Hops"
Scientific Name: Cornus officinalis Shan Zhu Yu has been used for at least 2,000 years in Chinese herbal medicine. It is a herb that “stabilizes and binds” and is used principally to reduce heavy menstrual bleeding.Continue reading "Japanese Cornel, Shan Zhu Yu"
Scientific Name: Fraxinus ornus The manna obtained from the trunk is used as a gentle laxative.Continue reading "Manna Ash"
Scientific Name: Morinda officinalis Mulberry leaf is used in Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM).Continue reading "Mulberry"
Scientific Name: Tropaeolum majus Nasturtiums have been used in herbal medicine for their antiseptic and expectorant qualities.Continue reading "Nasturtiums"
Scientific Name: Phytolacca americana Contains potent anti-inflammatory agents, antiviral proteins and substances that affect cell division.Continue reading "Pokeweed"