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Black Waltnut Health Properties
Black walnut trees grow in the central to eastern regions of North America. The most notable attribute of the black walnut tree is its characteristic smell. The black walnut nuts are covered in a smooth hard shell that is difficult to break. The black walnut has a long history of medicinal and food ...
Blessed Thistle Benefits and Information
While originally found growing in areas of Asia and Europe, blessed thistle is not cultivated in variety of regions througout the world, including the United States. With exception of the root almost all of the blessed thistle plant, including the leaves, flowers and stem, is used in herbal preparat...
Boneset Information and Facts
Boneset, also know as agueweed, crosswort, feverwort, indian sage, teasel, and thoroughwort, is part of the Echinacea and daisy (Asteraceae) botanical family. It mainly grows in temperate regions of North America. The leaves and flowering tops of Boneset are the parts of the plant that are used medi...
Boswellia Serrata Extract Information and Benefits
Boswellia, also know as Salai Guggal, is a medium to large tree found in a variety of regions throught India. A gummy oleoresin extracted from the trunk of the tree is used to prepare modern herbal remedies.Boswellia acts as a spiritual symbol and an effective medicinal herb; it seems to function as...
Burdock Root Oil - Herb Information and Benefits
Burdock, a root native to Europe and Asia, is the main source for a variety of herbal preparations. Burdock root tastes sweet and its texture is sticky. Burdock has been used as remedy for both fevers and colds, urinary tract infections, and rheumatism, although clinical evidence of its effectivenes...
Butchers Broom Benefits and Information
Butcher's broom (also called Jew's Myrtle, Knee Holly, Kneeholm, Pettigree, Sweet Broom) is a small-leafed bush cultivated in the Mediterranean and Europe. It is part of the lilly family, and is quite similar to your everday asparagus plant. Both the root and stem of the plant are used in herbal pre...