All posts tagged with herbal medicine
10/12/2017 / By Earl Garcia

Mint oil is the essential oil extracted from aromatic herbs belonging to the mint plant family such as peppermint and spearmint.

10/03/2017 / By Earl Garcia

Alkanet is a near-threatened biennial or perennial herb that is characterized by its rough, hairy stem and dark purple flower.

09/12/2017 / By Jhoanna Robinson

Bletilla, which has the scientific name Bletilla striata, can also be called by its other monikers that include hardy orchid,

09/12/2017 / By Rhonda Johansson

Pansies are gorgeous tri-color herbal plants that are mostly used as home decorations. The flowers’ name is derived from the

09/12/2017 / By Rhonda Johansson

Alcoholics should remember this root. Kudzu (Pueraria lobata) is a climbing vine that is considered as one of the top

09/12/2017 / By Rhonda Johansson

Shockingly yellow and star-shaped sedum is more commonly known as biting stonecrop for its strong, peppery taste and rather horrendous

09/12/2017 / By Rhonda Johansson

Stephania is a perennial vine that is native to China and Taiwan. Traditional healers in these areas call it hang

09/12/2017 / By Frances Bloomfield

Soko (Celosia argentea), also known as plumed cockscomb or silver cock’s comb, is a brightly colored herbaceous plant that thrives

09/12/2017 / By Frances Bloomfield

Houttuynia cordata, also known as chameleon plant and bishop’s weed, is an herbaceous perennial plant native to southern China, Korea,

09/12/2017 / By Frances Bloomfield

Coptis chinensis, also known as Chinese goldthread, coptidis, and yellowroot, is a low-growing, creeping, perennial plant that is endemic to

09/12/2017 / By Rhonda Johansson

There are no better words to describe the impatiens flower than those written by Erasmus Darwin, an English physician who

09/11/2017 / By Rhonda Johansson

We were first introduced to the root crop ipecacuanha in 1570 when a Portuguese friar spoke of an effective remedy

09/11/2017 / By Jhoanna Robinson

Peony, which has the scientific name Paeonia albiflora and which belongs to the Paeoniaceae family, is also called white peony

09/02/2017 / By Rhonda Johansson

Most people consider xanthium to be an annoying plant. Otherwise known as cocklebur, the common bush with small, thorny burs