Plant Medicinal

Here we provide a list of best herbs for your kitchen garden. First of all is Basil. Sweet Basil is one of the most popular kitchen herbs around the world. Basil also offers several medicinal uses, including as a deodorizer, anti-arthritic, topical antioxidant, anti-inflammatory.   When eaten, Basil provides us healthy doses of vitamins A, K, and C, as well as magnesium, iron, potassium, and calcium. Another one is chives. Growing chives can help to drive away harmful insect pests like aphids and mosquitoes from your garden.  Also characteristic of Alliums, chives are high in sulfur – a natural antibiotic.  When ingested, chives offer anti-inflammatory and digestive properties. After that, we can introduce you Cilantro. Cilantro is high in antioxidant vitamin C.  It is also a revitalizing herb that aids digestion and relieves inflammation that may cause gastric upset.  Coriander seeds are known to have a positive impact on blood sugar, reducing stress in the liver and pancreas which promote the better production of insulin as well as improved digestion. Do you know lavender? Lavender is one of the most useful and versatile herbal medicine, especially when its natural oils are distilled from the plant. Another one is named lemon balm. Lemon balm naturally eases nerve and muscle tension.  The fresh herb can be used as a poultice to reduce inflammation and prevent infection.  Because of its anti-viral properties, lemon balm may be applied to reduce the healing time of cold sores.  When ingested, lemon balm relieves gas, cramping, and stomach upset.Lemon balm tea is often consumed to promote relation, mental clarity, and alertness.  Add fresh lemon balm leaves to salads to spice up your greens with a refreshing citrus kick. Another herb is named Oregano.  Oils distilled from oregano leaves can be used to treat respiratory maladies, digestive upset, parasitic infections including fungal infection, skin conditions including dandruff and psoriasis, muscle aches and joint pain.  Oregano is also a natural insect repellant. Although we have numerous useful herbs that we cannot mention all of them here.