Uses of Comfrey

Comfrey (also comphrey) is native to Europe and Asia and have been cultivated by many cultures for over 2500 years. Comfrey are important herbs in organic gardening. It is used as herbal medicine and as a fertilizer. … Read More

Pennyroyal

If you’re not familiar with pennyroyal, Pennyroyal scientifically known as Mentha pulegium is a common plant in the mint family. While it does have amazing health benefits when used by adults in moderate doses, it can also be toxic in … Read More

Calendula

Botanical Name:  Calendula officinalis About: Calendula (Calendula officinalis) is an herbaceous plant of the small genus Calendula, in the Asteraceae family. This flowering, annual plant grows naturally around western Europe, southeastern Asia and the Mediterranean. This herb been used medicinally … Read More

100 Edible Flowers

The world’s most complete list of edible flowers. Flower Power to all the hippies and hipsters out there! Flowers are a beautiful way of prettying up a garden, but did you know there are a huge range of edible flowers … Read More

11 Medicinal Herbs You Can Grow At Home

How connected to plants are we really? The relationship we have with plants starts with the breath. … Read More

Companion planting and why edible flowers are our favourite plants.

We talk all the time about the joys of companion planting and how it can benefit you and the entire eco-system of your garden. Thats because its a system that we see work time and time again. … Read More

10 Reasons you need Nasturtiums Growing today

This Autumn, you may see one particular “weed” around that is one hell of a handy plant, after all the definition of a weed is just a plant in the wrong place! So if you do not have Nasturtiums in … Read More

Sensory Gardens

As a mother to a vibrant and energetic two year old son I have recently began to explore sensory activities, I’m really not sure who enjoys them more to be honest me or Hunter! Sensory activities for children. As we … Read More

Why you need Medicinal Gardens

Humans have been using plants for healing since the beginning of time. There benefits are proven and have stood the ultimate test of time to show their worth and effectiveness. Returning back to your roots. In today’s modern society there … Read More