The cucumber tree is part of an ancient line of plants. It’s a good shade tree and has numerous medicinal uses. Here’s how to grow your own.
The leaves as well as roots of the marshmallow, a prairie plant, are used in remedies for digestive, respiratory and urinary tract problems.
This herb is a flavoring agent for gum, candy and toothpaste, but it also has medicinal uses via tea and infused oils. You can grow wintergreen yourself.
With cool weather on the horizon, your immune system is at risk. Fortunately, there are a few things in your garden that can help.
A cousin to sweet basil, holy basil (aka tulsi), is shown to lower blood glucose levels and cholesterol—and best of all, it’s so easy to grow!