Growing Herbs

         for Better Health

Angelica
100 Seeds/Packet

Used as a tonic against infection and to improve energy and stimulate circulation. Plant in spring or fall directly or transplanted. Sun to part shade. Space 12 to 24 inches. Germinates in 30 days.
 

California Poppy
100 Seeds/Packet

Considered to have a gentle calming effect. Plant in spring directly. Likes sun. Space 6 to 8 inches. Germinates in 20 days.



Catnip
100 Seeds/Packet

Some use it in teas to soothe nerves. It is also believed to be a sedative. Plant in spring or fall directly or transplanted. Likes sun. Space 12 to 18 inches. Germinates in 10 days.


Chamomile
100 Seeds/Packet

Relaxing aromatic some use as a mild sedative or a digestive aid. Plant in spring directly or transplanted. Likes sun. Space 8 inches. Germinates in 12 days.


Dandelion
100 Seeds/Packet

Considered one of the best detoxifying herbs. For a blood cleanser, diuretic and liver stimulant. Plant in spring, summer, or fall directly or transplanted. Likes sun. Space 4 to 6 inches. Germinates in 7 to 21 days.


Echinacea
100 Seeds/Packet

Nice to use for support and stimulation of the immune system. Plant in spring directly or transplanted. Likes sun. Space 8 to 12 inches. Germinates in 21 days.


Feverfew
100 Seeds/Packet

Long history of use for fevers, menstrual cramps and migraine headaches. Plant in spring by transplant. Sun to partial shade. Space 8 to 12 inches. Germinates in 12 days.


Hyssop

100 Seeds/Packet       

Some use for soothing quality on colds, flu, and sore throats. Plant in spring directly. Sun to partial shade. Space 6 to 12 inches. Germinates in 5 to 20 days.


Horehound
100 Seeds/Packet

Used to break mucus, phlegm and to treat coughs and sore throats. Plant in spring or fall directly or transplanted. Likes sun. Space 8 to 16 inches. Germinates in 7 to 20 days.

Lavender
100 Seeds/Packet

Calming to the nerves and its aroma is said to help relieve headaches and nausea. The beauty of this plant is enough to make you feel good! Plant in spring by transplant. Likes sun. Space 12 to 18 inches. Germinates in 14 to 21 days.


Lemon Balm
100 Seeds/Packet

Some use for indigestion, colds, flu, headaches as well as depression and as a sedative. Plant in spring or fall directly or transplanted. Likes sun. Space 12 inches. Germinates in 7 to 14 days

Motherwort                              
100 Seeds/Packet

Helps regulate menstruation. Also is a stress reliever and for emotional balance. Plant in spring or fall directly or transplanted. Likes sun. Space 12 inches. Germinates in 10 days.


Mugwort
100 Seeds/Packet

Considered a balancing tonic for menstrual and menopausal problems. Plant in spring or fall directly or transplanted. Likes sun. Space 12 to 18 inches. Germinates in 10 to 24 days.

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St. John's Wort
100 Seeds/Packet

Used since ancient times for wound healing and mild depression. Plant in spring or fall directly or transplanted. Likes sun. Space 12 to 24 inches. Germinates in 7 to 14 days.


Valerian
100 Seeds/Packet

Nice on anxiety and nervous tension. Some use for insomnia and pain relief. Plant in spring or fall directly or transplanted. Likes sun to partial shade. Space 12 to 18 inches. Germinates in 7 to 21 days.


Yarrow
100 Seeds/Packet

Many cultures have used it for colds, fevers, and a wound healer. Plant in spring directly or transplanted. Likes sun. Space 12 to 24 inches. Germinates in 14 days.
 

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