Medicinal herbs make wonderful additions to your garden thanks to their versatile uses. Not only are they beautiful to admire, they offer many health and healing benefits, depending whether they are best taken internally, like as a brewed herbal tea, or applied externally as a balm or salve. We provide some helpful information relating to the best uses of each medicinal herb under its product description.
Many medicinal herbs have been popularised through the wider uptake of traditional healing modalities like Ayurvedic and Chinese medicines. The herbs' leaves, flower, fruit or roots, where applicable, may be harvested and harnessed for its medicinal qualities. Their benefits are compounded as practical ingredients in homemade natural fertilisers and pest repellents.