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Dandelion…known as a pesky weed…but did you know?…

Dandelion is a perennial herb and is strong enough to withstand frost. It grows up to 30 cm. It has a slight tang that will add interest to any other bland salad. It is considered to be a common weed and is found in almost every country in the world, but in particular abundance in … Continue reading Dandelion…known as a pesky weed…but did you know?…

We have a lot of requests for information on Herbal Remedies to Boost Patients with HIV

We have a lot of requests for information on Herbal Remedies to Boost Patients with HIV, and so Christine has put this information together for us. Please note we only stock products highlighted in green at this time Aloe vera contains carrisyn, which appears to inhibit the growth and spread of HIV.  Astragalus boosts the … Continue reading We have a lot of requests for information on Herbal Remedies to Boost Patients with HIV

Our pets are an integral parts of our lives… What about herbs in their diet?

Animals in the wild supplement their diet with various grasses and greens. They have the instinctive nature to know what their bodies are lacking and how to remedy that. Our domestic pets are at a distinct disadvantage in that they live mostly in suburban areas with natural nutrients ('weeds') pulled out to make way for lawns and alien … Continue reading Our pets are an integral parts of our lives… What about herbs in their diet?

Does your body need a little help?…Are you feeling run down and jagged?…A mixture of herbs and spices may be just what you need…

Here in South Africa, we have just experienced an extremely cold spell with all 9 provinces experiencing snow at the same time. Our bodies need some help to remain strong and healthy. Herbs and spices are definitely a good way to help ourselves on many levels. Regenerating herbal tea is a carefully selected mixture of … Continue reading Does your body need a little help?…Are you feeling run down and jagged?…A mixture of herbs and spices may be just what you need…