Purple Coneflower Herb (Echinacea purpurea L.) is known also under the names Black Sampson, Coneflower, Eastern Purple Coneflower, Indian head, Kansas Snakeroot, Missouri Snakeroot, Rudbeckia, Hedgehog Coneflower or Echinacea. The plant is native to eastern North America and it's one of the most popular herbs worldwide. It is an ornamental plant, often...
Burnet Saxifrage Root (Pimpinella saxifraga L.), known also as Burnet-Saxifrage, Solidstem Burnet Saxifrage, Lesser Burnet is a plant native of the British Isles and temperate Europe and Western Asia. The species have been introduced and naturalized in New Zealand and North America. Burnet Saxifrage Root has a spice-like odour and a sharp, bitter taste.
Meadowsweet Herb is also known as bridewort, meadow queen, meadow-wort, pride of the meadow, queen of the meadow, lady of the meadow, dollof, meadsweet, mead wort. The herb has a pleasant taste and flavour, the green parts having a similar aromatic character to the flowers. Meadowsweet Herb is also used to flavour wine, beer, and many kinds of vinegar.
Black Currant or blackcurrant (Ribes nigrum L.) is native to temperate parts of central and northern Europe and northern Asia. The leaves can be extracted to yield a natural yellow dye. Black Currant Leaf contain essential oils, which cause their pleasant aroma. Black Currant Leaf Tea is a great herbaceous infusion with a smooth, sweet aftertaste.
Cabbage Thistle (Cirsium oleraceum L.) or Siberian thistle is native to central and eastern Europe and Asia and grow usually on wet meadows, river banks. In Japan and India is a plant grown as a vegetable. Cabbage Thistle Herb herbal material is obtained from wild states and was often used to prepare baths and hair rinses.
European Ash (Fraxinus excelsior L.) is also known as common ash, weeping ash, bird’s tongue or just ash. It is a native tree throughout mainland Europe and western Asia. It is a large tree that can grow up to 40 meters. Nowadays, European Ash Bark is also used in herbalism, and because of its decorative qualities - European Ash is eagerly planted in...
European Ash (Fraxinus excelsior L.) is also known as common ash, weeping ash, bird’s tongue or just ash. It is a native tree throughout mainland Europe and western Asia. It can be found in wet and shady riparian forests, as well as in the mountains. European Ash was considered a particularly valuable utility tree from ancient times. Nowadays, European...
Horse Chestnut (Aesculus hippocastanum L.) tree is commonly known as horse-chestnut or conker tree and it is native to South-East Europe. It can be found in many parts of Europe, as well as in many parks and cities in the United States and Canada. The Horse Chestnut tree is a favourite subject for bonsai.
Lungwort (Pulmonaria officinalis L.) plant is also known under the names common lungwort, Mary's tears or Our Lady's milk drops. It grows in the moist grasslands, damp woods and hedgerows and is found in Europe, Asia, North America, and Africa. It is popular among ornamental plant growers who are happy to use it as a flower bed decoration.
Sage (Salvia L.) is a semi-shrub originating from the Mediterranean. Currently grown in home gardens in many regions of the world, it also works well as a houseplant. Sage is distinguished by elongated, soft leaves and purple flowers.
Small Flowering Willow (Epilobium parviflorum) plant comes from Central and Eastern Europe. It is also commonly known as the hoary willowherb or smallflower hairy willowherb. The herb is a wild-growing perennial with characteristic pink flowers. The herbal raw material of the Small Flowering Willow Herb is the whole herb of the flowering plant.
Common Mallow (Malva sylvestris L.)belongs to the family of Malvaceae plants that include also okra, cotton and hibiscus. That plant is also known under the common names of High Mallow, Tall Mallow, Blue Mallow, Cheese-cake, Pick-cheese, Round Dock, Country-mallow, Wild Mallow, Wood Mallow.