Scientific Name: Dysphania ambrosiodes Used to treat worm infections, also used as a leaf vegetable, herb, and herbal tea.Continue reading "Epazote"
Scientific Name: Foeniculum vulgare The essence of fennel can be used as a safe and effective herbal drug for primary dysmenorrhea.Continue reading "Fennel"
Scientific Name: Linum usitatissimum Flax seed contains omega-3 essential fatty acids, that have been shown to have heart-healthy effects. Flax seed contains both the soluble and insoluble types of fiber.Continue reading "Flax"
Scientific Name: Allium sativum Central Asia, Leaves and bulbs of plants are applied to insect bites and cuts.Continue reading "Garlic"
Scientific Name: Centella asiatica Wound healing, used as a tonic herb to promote brain function.Continue reading "Gotu Kola"
Scientific Name: Catharanthus roseus Source of vincristine and vinblastine, anticancer drugs used in the treatment of leukemia and Hodgkin’s lymphoma. Can be dangerous if consumed.Continue reading "Madagascar Periwinkle"
Scientific Name: Tagetes Treats burns and swollen bug bites.Continue reading "Marigold"
Scientific Name: Ipomoea purpurea Contains alkaloid ergine.Continue reading "Morning Glory"
Scientific Name: Tropaeolum majus Nasturtiums have been used in herbal medicine for their antiseptic and expectorant qualities.Continue reading "Nasturtiums"
Scientific Name: Avena sativa Oat extract is used to soothe skin conditions. It is the principal ingredient for the Aveeno line of products. Immature flower heads used in herbal tea as “milky oats.”Continue reading "Oats"