Yarrow Herb

Yarrow Herb Yarrow or (Achillea millefolium) is an erect herbaceous perennial plant that is part of the  Asteraceae plant family. It is a flowering plant that grows well in the temperate climates of Northern Asia, Europe, and North America.  It’s growth usually produces from one to several stems that can grow up to about 3.5 feet. The leaves are arranged spirally on the stem and are somewhat hairy and the yielding flowers are generally white or pink in color. Yarrow is well known historically for it’s use in stopping the flow of blood from a soldier’s wound. Medicinal properties include: …

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Echinacea Herb

Echinacea Herb Echinacea or (Echinacea angustifolia) is a herbaceous perennial plant growing up to  4 feet in height. It has an erect somewhat rough texture stem and elliptic leaves that vary in color from purple to pale pink, white, or yellow. Echinacea herb can cut the chances of catching a cold  and shorten the duration of a cold. Echinacea is popularly believed to act by stimulating the body’s  immune system thereby warding off infections. Medicinal properties include: Alterative, antiseptic, tonic, depurative, maturating and febrifuge. Echinacea herb is an excellent blood cleanser commonly used for blood poisoning, fevers, carbuncles, acne, eczema, …

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Aloe Vera Herb

Aloe Vera Herb Aloe vera herb or (Aloe socotrina) is a succulent plant species with rosettes of thick, fleshy, spiky, gray-green leaves which bears yellow flowers in the summer. Aloe is one of the most healing plants known and one of the best herbs for cleaning out the colon. The slimy inside of the leaves are used as a gel and the pulpy inside is used to extract a juice. Application of the gel from a broken leaf of the aloe herb will offer instant pain relief from burns. Medicinal uses include: Cathartic, stomachic, aromatic, emmenagogue, emollient, vulnerary, antifungal, antibacterial …

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Elecampane Herb

Elecampane Herb Elecampane herb or (Inula helenium) is a perennial plant found in North America, Great Britain,  central and Southern Europe and Asia. The herb itself is somewhat rigid and grows to a height of around 90cm to 150cm with large leaves and yellow flowers. It is best known for it’s medicinal use in coughs, asthma and bronchitis. Can be mixed with echinacea producing an effective cleansing remedy for the symptoms of tuberculosis by strengthening and promoting expectoration of the lungs. It can also be helpful in the ailments of the stomach, urinary tract, kidney, and to tone up the …

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