Healing herbs have been around since the dawn of civilization. They are affordable, easily accessible, and available almost everywhere. Today herbal remedies are an essential part of natural medicine.

The main goal of this web site is to give as much information about medicinal herbs as possible. What are these herbs? How do they look? Are they safe? What do they do to our bodies? Can they be grown at home? When and how do you use them?

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Kañiwa (Chenopodium pallidicaule), Canihua. A close relative to quinoa that also grows in the highlands of Peru. This crop was indispensable in the Incas’ diet because of its ability to grow in...
Witch Hazel (Hamamelis virginiana)

Witch Hazel

Witch Hazel (Hamamelis virginiana). This is a shrub or small tree, with twisting stems and long branches, yellow flowers, coarsely toothed and hairy on undersides leaves that turn bright...
Myrrh (Commiphora myrrha)


Myrrh (Commiphora myrrha). Myrrh is the resinous sap that oozes from fissures or wounds on the bark of a small, thorny, sturdy tree. The tree grows up to 5 m high, and can be identified...