Mint (Mentha) is a well-known herb with over hundreds of varieties. It boasts unique medicinal properties, and is, therefore, paired with cakes, cookies, supplements, candies, oils, balms, etc. Today’s market abounds in mint products, including chewing gums, kinds of toothpaste, teas, etc.
Also known as common St John’s-wort, Hypericum perforatum is considered a medicinal herb; it boasts antidepressant activity, though such high-quality clinical evidence for these effects is scarce;
Centaurium erythraea is a nutrient-saturated herb that boosts the digestive system, improves the health’s condition while preventing from fever. It also helps the healing process of wounds and sores.
Trillium, or also known as birthwort, is a genus of perennial flowering plants, formerly treated in the family Trilliaceae or trillium family, a part of the Liliales or lily order. It boasts uterine stimulants, as it also provides relief for diarrhea and bleeding.
Known as a tiny wildflower, Speedwell is highly appreciated in England. It’s more famous as a refreshing and relaxing herb and tonic. This herb can be used as a relief for one’s sore throat as it’s also famous as a cough remedy.
Legumes boast heart-healthy benefits as they are specifically famous for relieving inflammation, decreasing blood pressure and triglycerides. Beans, lentils, and peas are also part of the legume family. Each is believed to help prevent heart diseases.
Widely known as smooth meadow-grass or common meadow-grass, Poa pratensis is referred to as a perennial species of grass, native to Asia, Europe, as well as the mountains of Algeria and Morocco. The seeds of the bluegrass are thought to have been brought by the Spanish.
Yarrow is an ancient herb that’s used both medicinally and in various recipes. Its health benefits fight off infection, inflammation, scarring, etc. Yarrow also promotes quick wound healing and relieves gastrointestinal symptoms.
A great part of the red clover studies is in post-menopausal women. Red Clover helps reduce such menopause symptoms as it decreases the hair loss. It’s also known for treating estrogen imbalances, lowering cholesterol levels and stimulating urination.
White Clover has long been known as a natural ally for body detoxification. It’s believed that an infusion of White Clover flowers & leaves is a natural, refreshing recipe for complete body detoxification. A strong tea of white clover blossoms helps heal sores, especially when applied externally.
Festuca belongs to the grass family of Poaceae and subfamily of Pooideae. It’s an evergreen grass with a height range between 10 to 200 cm. Festuca is a genus of a flowering plant closely related to ryegrass aka Lolium.
Commonly known as lucerne and alfalfa, Medicago sativa is a perennial flowering plant, member of the pea family Fabaceae. The plant is usually cultivated as an essential forage crop in lots of countries across the globe. It’s also used as green manure, and cover crop.