Herb Garden

Herb Garden

When writing on “Herb Garden,” I thought you would all be happy if I not only select the most popular garden plants in this category in North America, but also provide you with information on how to go about preparing, planting and caring for them as well. You would do well to plant some of … Read more

Rhodiola

Rhodiola

Scientific Classification Kingdom:   Plantae Order:    Saxifragales (unranked):     Angiosperms (unranked):     Eudicots (unranked):    Core Eudicots Family:    Crassulaceae Genus:    Rhodiola Species:    R. Rosea Binomial Name:    Rhodiola Rosea Rhodiola Rosea, generally known as Aaron’s rod, Golden Root, Orpin Rose, King’s Crown, Lignum Rhodium, Rose Root, Western Roseroot, Lignum Rhodium … Read more

Psyllium Husk

Psyllium Husk

Scientific Classification Kingdom:   Plantae Family:    Plantaginaceae Genus:    Plantago Psyllium, otherwise called Ispaghula is a general name for many of the plant associates belonging to the Plantago genus of the family Plantaginaceae The seeds of this plant are traded in the market to produce mucilage. History There are above 200 species of the Plantago … Read more

Pueraria Mirifica

Pueraria Mirifica

Scientific Classification Kingdom:   Plantae Order:    Fabales (unranked):     Angiosperms (unranked):     Eudicots (unranked):    Rosids Family:    Fabaceae Subfamily:    Faboideae Genus:    Pueraria Species:    P. Mirifica Binomial Name:    Pueraria Mirifica Kwao Krua, botanically known as Pueraria Mirifica, is a plant belonging to Lamiacea family and Faboideae subfamily that can … Read more

Red Clover

Red Clover

Scientific Classification Kingdom:   Plantae Order:    Fabales (unranked):     Angiosperms (unranked):     Eudicots (unranked):    Rosids Family:    Fabaceae Subfamily:    Faboideae Genus:    Trifolium Species:    T. Pratense Binomial Name:    Trifolium Pratense The Red clover, scientifically named Trifolium Prantense is a variety of clover. It is indigenous to the Western regions … Read more

Pimento Allspice

Pimento Allspice

Scientific Classification Kingdom:   Plantae Order:    Myrtales (unranked):     Angiosperms (unranked):     Eudicots (unranked):    Rosids Family:    Myrtaceae Genus: Pimenta Species:    P. Dioica Binomial Name:    Pimenta Dioica The herb Allspice is known by many names such as English Pepper, New Spice, Myrtle Pepper, Jamaica Pepper, Pimento, Pepper or Pimento. It … Read more

Psycnogenol

Psycnogenol

The Pycnogenol is an extract of the bark of Pinus Maritima, commonly known as the European coastal pine. A natural product of plant origin, it is the most potent antioxidant known. It shields against toxins that commonly occur in the environment.Research studies have indicated that Pycnogenol is far more effective that vitamin E and vitamin … Read more

Pepper Peppermint

Pepper Peppermint

Scientific Classification Kingdom:   Plantae Order:    Lamiales (unranked):     Angiosperms (unranked):     Eudicots (unranked):    Asterids Family:    Lamiaceae Genus:    Mentha Species:    P. Dioica Binomial Name:    Mentha x Piperita Peppermint, scientifically named as ‘Mentna x Piperita’ is also called M. Balsamea Wild. It is a  mint of the hybrid quality, … Read more

Oregano

Oregano

Scientific Classification Kingdom:   Plantae Order:    Lamiales (unranked):     Angiosperms (unranked):     Eudicots (unranked):    Asterids Family:    Lamiaceae Genus:    Origanum Species:    O. Vulgare Binomial Name:    Origanum Vulgare Oregano generally belongs to the genus of Origanum, which is of the mint family called Lamiaceae. It is scientifically called Origanum Vulgare, … Read more

Nutmeg

Nutmeg

Scientific Classification Kingdom:   Plantae Order:    Sapindales (unranked):     Angiosperms (unranked):     Eudicots (unranked):    Rosids Family:    Meliaceae Genus:    Azadirachta Species:    A. Indica Binomial Name:    AzadirachtaIndica Nutmeg is a popularly known spice belonging to the genus Myristica,  which is obtained from a variety of species of this genus. It is … Read more

Olive Tree

Olive Tree

Scientific Classification Kingdom:   Plantae Order:    Lamiales (unranked):     Angiosperms (unranked):     Eudicots (unranked):    Asterids Family:    Oleaceae Genus:    Olea Species:    O. Europaea Binomial Name:    Olea Europaea The leaf of the olive tree, botanically named as Olea Europaea is called the Olive leaf. Olive oil is famous as a … Read more

Neem

Neem

Scientific Classification Kingdom:   Plantae Order:    Sapindales (unranked):     Angiosperms (unranked):     Eudicots (unranked):    Rosids Family:    Meliaceae Genus:    Azadirachta Species:    A. Indica Binomial Name:    AzadirachtaIndica The Neem, biologically known as Azadirachta Indica, is a herbaceous  tree belonging to Meliaceae family. It is endemic to India, Bangladesh, Myanmar, Sri Lanka, Pakistan and Malaysia. … Read more