Scullcap: An herb we could all use today.

Spent my entire self-alloted hour and thirty on FB being appalled by the rampant racism. Timely enough, today I have some fresh tincture to make: Scullllllcaaaap (Scutellaria lateriflora, Scullcap, Mad-Dog Scullcap). I use this stuff every. single. day. and I may need some EXTRA (gallons). It’s great for helping with sensory processing, restlessness, agitation…y’all might […]

Daily Harvest: Monarda, Mountain Mint, Anise Hyssop, Tulsi, Scullcap and Nettles

Every morning, after the dew burns off the plants, I harvest throughout my herb garden. It’s a meditation and ceremony. The rest of the world melts away and my senses are filled with delicious scents, bold colors, the quality of the light and all the creatures that make my garden their home. In a typical […]

St. John’s Wort’s Unknown Diversity

Today, I’m working with Hypericum perforatum, or St.John’s Wort. Most people think of this plant as “The Depression Herb.” However, helping with mild depression and anxiety is only one of the myriad of ways it is useful. Did you know that it’s great as a wound healer? It helps to regenerate nerves and helps with […]