Learn how to grow and use herbs for medicinal use. They're far more than just kitchen and cooking plants!
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How to Plant and Grow Mexican Tarragon
Mexican tarragon is a multi-purpose herb that works as both an ornamental and a tasty ingredient for your kitchen toolkit. Plus it can keep bugs away, attracts beneficial insects, and has a long history of medicinal uses. And it’s not fussy about soil. Learn more now on Gardener's Path. #mexicantarragon #gardenerspath
Health Benefits of Elderberries - Harvest To Make Elderberry Syrup & Tinctures
When using Elderberries, I prefer the dehydrate and cook method to ensure the safety of the end product. When consumed raw, elderberries are actually toxic. However, when used correctly, they offer a wide variety of natural health benefits. Once you have a reduced elderberry syrup you can make a number of different products. Elderberry Gummies / Elderry Suckers / Elderberry Tea / Elderberry Jam
Harvesting Lavender – Best Time To Harvest, Prune & Dry
Growing and harvesting lavender is a joy. Knowing when the best time to harvest, prune, cut it back, and dry it is a skill any grower will want to know. | It's My Sustainable Life @itsmysustainablelife #lavender #harvestinglavender #howtocutlavenderback #pruninglavender #dryinglavender #whentoharvestlavender #itsmysustainablelife
I DON'T NEED A DRUGSTORE ANYMORE!
Here are easy home remedies to help you break free from the drugstore! Herbs you can use to help fight off the cold and flu. Get rid of those pesky symptoms like cough, sore throat, and build your immune system at the same time. #cold #flu #getridof #homeremedy #homeremedies #immuneboosting #immune #immunity #healingharvesthomestead
Grow Your Own Medicinal Herbs - Indoor Herbal Tea Garden
If you are anything like me then you like to have a steady supply of medicinal herbs on hand at all times. Grow your own organic medicinal plants ( even indoors) to make herbal teas, herbal tinctures, herbal salves and ointments, infused herbal oils , herbal bath and beauty products , when you need or have a calling to create something magical! Green Witch / Modern Homestead / Herbal Apothecary / How to become an herbalist , use natural therapies and become more sustainable.
Get Rid of Fleas Naturally With Herbs
We’ll look into plants that repel fleas AND are safe for pets! Plus, they’ll smell great in your garden. We’ll also include a couple of ways to repel fleas that are not plants – diatomaceous earth and electronic flea combs.For those of us who enjoy bringing our pets with us when we go outside, fleas can be a big concern. #fleas #dogs #farmanimals #homesteading #outdoorhappens #herbalremedies #herbs
Foraging for Mullein: Foraging Edible & Medicinal Plants for Beginners
Foraging for Mullein: Foraging Edible & Medicinal Plants for Beginners - Learn all about how to forage for mullein and use it in DIY herbal remedies. Mullein leaf, flowers, and roots have many benefits and magical properties that are good for your health and can be used to make herbal smoke blends, easy homemade herbal tea, and more. Mullein should be in every herbalist apothecary. Let's go foraging for mullein!
15 Ways to Use Borage for Food, Herbal Medicine, & Homemade Body Care
15 Ways to Use Borage for Food, Herbal Medicine, & Homemade Body Care - Borage is a beautiful annual flower that’s popular with gardeners and is edible and medicinal. These edible flowers have a number of uses in the kitchen, homemade herbal tea recipes, homemade soap, and borage oil can be made and used for its skin benefits.
Arugula Growing Tips
Quick facts for growing arugula. Learning how to grow arugula is simple – it doesn’t require much room and grows well in almost any container. Arugula is a fast-growing, cool-season green known for its peppery flavor. #arugula #infographic #howtogrow
Tips for Growing Rosemary in Containers
If you love fresh rosemary but don't have room in your garden, why not grow it in containers? This easycare herb grows happily in pots and planters and provides ornamental interest in addition to its culinary uses. Learn how to grow rosemary in containers now on Gardener's Path. #rosemary #containergarden #gardenerspath
5 Reasons to Start an Herb Garden
Whether you are a new gardener or someone that has been gardening for years, you need to add an herb garden into your garden plan. You can use herbs in cooking, in medicine and making herbal tea. Indoor herb gardening | Outdoor herb gardening | Medincinal herb gardens | Tea herb gardens | Culinary herb garden | Growing herbs for beginners | Gardening for beginners
How To Grow Oregano Easily From Cutting & Seeds
How to grow oregano from cuttings and clippings in water and how to transplant to pots and containers as part of a little herb garden indoors or outdoors. Enjoy all the fresh flavour of oregano in your cooking and the health benefits of oregano in simple DIY natural remedies and medicines for coughs and more. #growingoregano #howtogroworegano #growingherbs #herbgarden #oregano #oreganobenefits
Preparing to Plan your Herb Garden -
Planning your herb garden can be fun, but also, its important to have what you need before you plan. This post will help you prepare and pre-plan. By doing these two things you will go into your growing season with confidence. Growing herbs for beginners | Growing herbs indoors | Growing herbs outdoors | Planning a garden | How to plan a garden | Garden Planning for beginners | Beginner gardening | How to grow herbs
Aromatic Herbs You Can Grow
Herbs are wonderful plants which have so many uses for us. Some herbs are aromatic and provide medicinal properties while others can be added to your cooking for that added smell and taste. Here are some great aromatic herbs you can grow! #AromaticHerbs #AromaticHerbsGarden #GrowAromaticHerbs
How to Grow Astragalus (Plus Ways to Use It)
Astragalus is an easy-to-grow perennial that’s beautiful in the garden. As a medicinal herb, it has many benefits for natural remedies. It’s a natural adaptogen and immune stimulant. Beyond their medicinal value, astragalus plants are also grown as a vegetable, and their tasty roots are added to all manner of savory dishes.
60+ Nasturtium Edible Flower Recipes: Food, Drinks, Salads, Herbal Remedies, & More
60+ Nasturtium Edible Flower Recipes: Food, Drinks, Salads, Herbal Remedies, & More - Nasturtium recipes can be hard to find, and even those gardeners that know nasturtiums are edible tend to just snack on them right out in the field. Bring these tasty edible flowers (and leaves) indoors with all of these wonderful ways to use nasturtiums.
How to Use Yarrow to Cure Almost Any Ailment
Yarrow is a powerful medicinal plant that can be used to treat almost any general illness or ailment. It makes an excellent addition to your home apothecary and is truly one of the most effective medicinal herbs for use in all sorts of home remedies. #naturalliving #homeremedies
Growing Thyme From Seed
Growing thyme from seed saves money and is easy to grow in garden beds, containers and window sills. | It's My Sustainable Life @itsmysustainablelife #growingthymefromseed #growingthymeindoors #growingherbs #growingherbsindoors #growingherbsinpots #growingherbsfromseed #growingherbsfromseedindoors #itsmysustainablelife