Medicinal Herbs – Preparation

The Basics Herbs combine with the body’s own healing mechanisms to fight disease and help maintain good health. Most herbs work slowly and must be taken for awhile to aid the body in healing. Being plant foods, herbs also contain vitamins, minerals, and phytochemicals, all of which aid the body in healing. Most herbs can […]

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Herbal Teas

Medicinal Herb Tea Guide Warning: This page presents information on traditional and folk-uses for herbal teas. By no means should this information be taken as a substitute for the advice of your doctor. I am not a physician and can assume no responsibility if you do not follow your doctor’s advice. Many herbs make deliciously […]

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Plant List

The table below contains an alphabetical listing of the herbs currently in my garden. This list is not yet complete, and as time goes on I will be linking photographs of each plant to the name. ANNETTE’S HERB GARDEN PLANT LIST Explanation of Catagories: A = Anmnual (lives one season), P = Perennial (returns each […]

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Mint List

Mints are great for beginners – easy to grow and safe to use, and a must-have for every herb garden. If planted in the garden they tend to be invasive. It’s best to plant them surrounded by a barrier, such as a bucket with the bottom cut off buried in soil with about 2 inches […]

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