Two species of yucca, one called “soapweed” and another called “Mojave yucca,” are tough plants that have distinct looks and medicinal uses.
Strawberry leaf has traditional uses to help the digestive, respiratory, nervous and female reproductive systems, although it does carry some controversy.
The leaves as well as roots of the marshmallow, a prairie plant, are used in remedies for digestive, respiratory and urinary tract problems.
Many drinks we call tea are correctly known as tisanes. Here’s how to grow your own tea plant and harvest its leaves to make delicious beverages.
We often think of herbs when we think of natural remedies, but these vegetables have properties for our health beyond their vitamins and minerals.
Queen Anne’s lace and yarrow have many useful qualities, but they look a lot like poison hemlock. Here’s how to tell these wildflowers apart.