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Wild Indigo Root

Wild Indigo Root Description Wild Indigo or Blue Wild Indigo (Baptisia australis) may also be called Blue False Indigo, Indigo Broom, Baptisia, Clover Broom and Horsefly Weed. It is a perennial plant that belongs to the pea family. The Wild Indigo is native to North America. This plant may grow to about 3.2 feet in […]

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Witch Hazel Bark

Witch Hazel Bark Description Witch Hazel bark (Hamamelis virginiana) is also known as Witch Hazel, winter bloom, hazelnut, pistachio or tobacco wood. Witch Hazel is a tree that grows in North America and it is also cultivated in Europe for its medicinal properties. It is a perennial plant that grows up to 15 feet that […]

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Bilberry Berry

Bilberry Berry (Vaccinium myrtillus) Description Bilberry berry (Vaccinium myrtillus) is a shrub that bears edible berries. It is a large family of plants that have many related species as well. The Bilberry berry is also known as blueberry, whortleberry, whinberry, windberry, myrtle blueberry and also black hearts. The Bilberry berry is cultivated in temperate and […]

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Blue Flag Root

Blue Flag Root Description Blue Flag (Iris versicolor) is also called Harlequin Blueflag, Dragon Lily, Poison Flag, Northern Blue Flag and also Larger Blue Flag. It is an herb that can grow up to 80 cm in height and blooms during the months of May to July every year. The leaves of the Blue Flag […]

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Dried Chamomile Flowers

Chamomile Dry Flowers (Matricaria chamomilla) Description Chamomile (Matricaria chamomilla) or otherwise known as German Chamomile, Chamomilla recutita or chamomile is an annual plant that grows in many areas in Europe and also in Asia. It can also be found in North America and also in Australia. The Chamomile flowers are the main part of the […]

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Elderberry Berry

Elderberry Berry Description Elderberry (Sambucus) is native to regions where there is temperate to subtropical climates in both the Northern Hemisphere and the Southern Hemisphere where it is found in Australasia and South America. The leaves of the Elderberry are pinnate and are long and green. It has large clusters of small white flowers that […]

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Witch Hazel Leaf

With Hazel Leaf Description Witch Hazel (Hamamelis virginiana) is a flowering shrub which is native in the Eastern United States. This shrub has shiny green leaves with a dull gray underside. Witch Hazel leaf is commonly used in herbal preparations. Witch hazel has small and threadlike yellow or red flowers. The Witch Hazel fruit is […]

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Jewelweed Herb

Jewelweed Herb Description Jewelweed herb (Impatiens capensis) is a flowering plant which is distributed in the Northern Hemisphere and in the regions of the tropics. Other names of the Jewelweed herb are impatiens, balsams and touch-me-nots which are common in European countries and in North America. The leaves of the Jewelweed herb are smooth in […]

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Grindelia Flower

Grindelia Flower Description Grindelia (Grindelia camporum) is also known as the gum plant and it is native to North America. Grindelia is a perennial herb that can grow up to 3 feet and it has unique triangular leaves and bright yellow flowers that may look like a daisy. The Grindelia flower is the most commonly […]

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Tea Tree Oil

Tea Tree Oil (Melaleuca alternifolia) Description Tea tree oil (Melaleuca alternifolia) is also called melaleuca oil or essential oil. It is from the leaves of the Melaleuca alternifolia. This plant is native to the coast of Northeast New South Wales of Australia. Tea tree oil is colored pale yellow to clear and has a distinct […]

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