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    Medicinal & Culinary Herbs


    COMMON NAME -
    GENUS / SPECIES - USES
    ALBIZIA - Albizia julibrissin - Depression; Anxiety
    ALOES - Aloe vera- Burns
    ANISE - Pimpinella anisum - Expectorant
    ARROWROOT - Maranta arundinaceae - .
    BLACK COHOSH- Cimicifuga racemosa -
    BLACK CURRANT - Ribes nigrum- .
    BORAGE - Borago officinalis - Anti-inflammatory, Expectorant

    BRYONIA - Bryonia spp. - Purgative
    CALAMUS - Acorus calamus- Stomach Problems
    CALENDULA - Calendula officinalis - Cramps, Gas, Toothaches
    CARAWAY - Carum carvi - .
    CATNIP - Nepeta cataria - Cold, Flu, Stomach Upset
    CHAMOMILE- Chamaemelom nobile - Anxiety, Indigestion, Sore Throats
    CLOVES- . - .
    COMFREY - Symphytum officinale - Skin, Wounds, Ulcers
    DAMIANA - Turnera aphrodisiaca- Depression, Anxiety
    ECHINACEA - Echinacea augustifolia- Infections, Respiration
    EUCALYPTUS - Eucalyptus globulus - Respiration, Expectorant
    EYEBRIGHT - Euphrasia officinalis - Eyes, Astringent
    FEVERFEW - Chrysanthemum parthenium- Fever, Headaches
    FOXGLOVE Digitalis purpurea- Heart Medications
    GALANGAL - Alpinia officinarum Aphrodisiac, - Stomachs
    GARLIC - Allium sativum - Anti-bacterial
    GINGER - Zingiber officinale - Cramps, Fevers, Bad Circulation

    GINSENG - Panax quinquefolius Blood - Pressure, Depression
    GOLDEN SEAL - Hydrastis canadensis - Gastritis, Skin
    HEMLOCK - Conium maculatum - Poison
    HOPS - Humulus lupulus - Beer Ingredient
    HYDRANGEA - Hydrangea paniculata- .
    JOJOBA - Simmondsia chinensis - Shampoo
    LAVENDER - Melissa officinalis - Anxiolytic, Sedative, Nootropic
    LEMON BALM Lavandula angustifolia - Depression, Fatigue, Headaches
    LICORICE - Glycyrrhiza glabra - Coughs, Ulcers, Cramps
    MILK THISTLE - Silybum marianum - Liver Problems
    MIRACLE BERRY- Synsepalum dulcificum - Sweetener
    MINT - Mentha spp. - Nausea, Ulcers, Fevers, Colds
    MUGWORT - Artemisia vulgaris - Dreaming

    MULBERRY Morus spp.- Laxative, Hallucinogen
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    MULUNGU - Erythrina mulungu - Depression, Tension, Anxiety

    NIGHTSHADE - Solanacea family - .
    NOOTKA LUPINE- Fabaceae family- .
    PENNYROYAL - Mentha pulegium - Fever, Gas, Coughs

    PERIWINKLE - Vinca spp - Vascular tonic, Purgative
    SAGE - Salvia officinalis - Sore Throat, Indigestion
    ST JOHN'S WORT - Hypericum perforatum - Anxiolytic
    UVA URSI - Arctostaphylos uva-ursi - Urinary Tract Infections, Ulcers
    VALERIAN - Valeriana officinalis - Tension, Anxiety, Cramps
    VERVAIN - Verbena officinalis - Tension, Depression, Seizures
    YARROW - Achillea millefolium - Fevers, Blood Pressure
    OTHER HERBS - Synsephalum dulcificum - Taste Altering



    GENERAL INFORMATION
    Medicinal Herbs Image Vault
    Ethnobotany : Medicinal Use of Plants

    BOOKS
    The Honest Herbal
    The Complete Ilustrated Herbal
    Magic and Medicine of Plants
    Rodale's Illustrated Encyclopedia of Herbs
    The Drug and Natural Medicine Advisor
    A Modern Herbal
    The Holistic Herbal


    PRIMARY RESOURCES
    Botanical.com : A Modern Herbal

    SECONDARY RESOURCES
    Personal Health Zone's Herb Pages
    The Herbal Encyclopedia
    MedHerb.com
    HerbNet
    Herbs Research Foundation
    Henrietta's Herbal Homepage
    HerbMed
    Purdue University : New Crops
    Herbs : Department of Horticulture at Penn State
    Chinese Herb Dictionary

    LAW
    European Medicines Agency (EMEA) Herbal Medicinal Products

    OTHER RESOURCES
    National Standard: Food, Herbs and Supplements
    Potential side effects of herbal supplements
    Classification of plants
    Amazon Plants, Drugs & People
    Links to Information about Plants Toxic to Cats


    RESEARCH & JOURNAL ARTICLES
    International Journal of Naturopathic Medicine
    HerbalGram : The Journal of the American Botanical Council

    ORGANIZATIONS
    American Herbalist Guild
    American Botanical Council
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