Wormwood Herb

Wormwood Herb Wormwood herb or (Artemisia absinthium) is a herbaceous, perennial plant native to Eurasia and northern Africa. It has fibrous roots and tall grooved stems that grow to approximately 3 ft 10 inches and are silvery-green in color. The leaves having oil-producing glands grow in a spiral formation and are a greenish-grey color at the top of the plant and white toward the bottom covered with silky silvery-white trichomes . It bears pale yellow flowers in a spherical downward direction. The entire plant is useful Medicinal Properties include: Aromatic, tonic, antiseptic, febrifuge. Common Medicinal Uses: It has been used …

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The Pelargonium Sidoides Plant

The Pelargonium Sidoides Plant The Pelargonium sidoides plant that is a medicinal herb native to South Africa. Studies have shown that the herb is mostly antiinfective thus preventing bacteria from attaching themselves to cells and.causing an infection. The anti-infective property also extends to viruses thereby preventing viral infections by reducing sheer numbers indirectly allowing the body’s defenses to hunt down the invaders and destroy them. Pelargonium sidoides is a highly effective herb in the treatment of acute bronchitis and the common cold and in many cases studies have shown that it may alleviate or reducing the severity of symptoms within …

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Hyssop Herb

Hyssop Herb Hyssop Herb or (Hyssopus officinalis) is a herbaceous plant of the genus Hyssopus native to Southern Europe, the Middle East, and the Caspian Sea region. Hyssop is a brightly colored shrub that grows from 12 to 24 inches in height. It has a woody stem with straight branches displaying dark green leaves and pink, blue or white fragrant flowers during the summer. Commonly used as a medicinal plant for ailments such as asthma, colds, quinsy, coughs and lung conditions, scrofula, expelling worms, high blood pressure, gravel in the bladder and stomach problems. Medicinal Properties include: Anthelmintic, aromatic, asperient, …

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Hawthorn Herb

Hawthorn Herb Hawthorn Herb or (Crataegus species) is a thorny shrub in the rose family that grows up to 5 feet tall in sunny wooded hillsides throughout the world. Its flowers  grow in small white, red, or pink clusters and bloom in May. Small red or black berries, called haws, sprout and ripen after the flowers. Hawthorn leaves are shiny and grow in a variety of shapes and sizes. The berries have been used to treat various heart problems including irregular heartbeat, high blood pressure, chest pain, hardening of the arteries, and heart failure. Hawthorn contains many substances that than …

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