arnica
Use Arnica For Bruising

Arnica is a short, yellow flower can be infused in oil that’s made into lotions and salves.

mums (C. morifolium)
Mums Aren’t Just For Fall

The chrysanthemum used in Traditional Chinese Medicine may not be as showy as their counterparts seen in the fall, but they offer great healing to the body.

ramps
Wild Ramps Need Your Help!

Diminishing populations of ramps in the wild means we all need to do our part to protect them in our forests and gardens.

Lenten rose
Growing The Lenten Rose

This early spring flower can add a bit of beauty to your landscape or a hand-picked bouquet.

What Does No-Till Actually Mean?

No-till is touted as a farming practices that saves the soil, but different farmers practice it in so many different ways.

hibiscus
Hibiscus For Heart Health

This tropical plant has a native-growing cousin that can be added to your herbal medicine cabinet.

sesame, sesame field
Growing Sesame In The Home Garden

This tropical plant has been bred to grow stateside in your own garden—and the benefits of doing so are plentiful.