Nettles: Using The Whole Plant

Stinging Nettle, Urtica dioica

Stinging Nettle, Urtica dioicaI’ll paraphrase one of my favorite herbalists, jim mcdonald, when he speaks to the difficulty some folks have in gaining confidence with herbs. He suggests picking one or two herbs to focus on completely– Grow them, eat them, read about them, make medicine with them, etc.; if you really got to know, […] Read more »

Saw Palmetto for Men and Women

Saw Palmetto Tree in Fruit

Benefits of Saw Palmetto Saw Palmetto is a tree similar to a palm tree that grows in the southeastern portion of the United States. It is the berries that are used medicinally. Saw palmetto has been touted as a natural remedy for many ailments, particularly reproductive issues for both men and women. Let’s take a […] Read more »