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?

Most Popular Remedies Today



Echinacea (Echinacea angustifulia, Echinacea pallida, Echinacea purpurea), Purple coneflower, Sampson root. Echinacea is a perennial herb with a sturdy, leaveless stem and a large composite flower head. It grows from a taproot. Echinacea is native to the midwestern...
Jiaogulan (Gynostemma pentaphyllum)


Jiaogulan (Gynostemma pentaphyllum). Jiaogulan is a short lived perennial plant. The name of the plant literally means in Chinese "twisting, crotched indigo plant" (or "crossed thighs indigo...


Aloe (Aloe Vera, Aloe barbadensis miller). Aloe has more than 300 species. All are perennial and range in size from plants with very short stems to some with stems 20 ft. tall. Aloe vera is the...