Growing herbs in your garden or window sill is like having natures medicine chest at your disposal. There is a reason why more and more people are taking their health into their own hands.
You only need to read our article on the effects of blood pressure and cholesterol tablets for proof of what we are saying.
We are all for knowledge and we believe that it gives us real power and when we saw this infographic from Super Herbal Foods featuring 10 herbs that heal, we knew we had to share.
As you can see above, you can become your own Doctor when you know what to use. Mint is great for a crampy stomach and rosemary is perfect for coughing and congestion.
If you are suffering menstrual pains, try some oregano and who would have thought that you can reduce aches with curry powder?
If you are feeling nauseas be sure to have some ginger on hand and if you are feeling down, basil is a natural upper. This Book from Rosemary Gladstar is very popular and a great place for you to start if you are a beginner to medicinal herbs. Get your copy here.
Herbs are not the only healers in your garden. This infographic from Health Central shows you the various plants that you can add like St. Johns’s Wort, Chickweed, Echinacea to name a few.
Continue scrolling for 36 herbs and plants that have medicinal properties. You will love making your own all natural FARMacy.
Best Medicinal Herbs Video
Josh from Trillium Wild Edibles has compiled this excellent video that shows us 36 medicinal herbs and plants and the information is invaluable. You may even have some of these in your backyard. Be sure to watch. Click Play above to view now ^