Herbs

Goji Berries or the wolfberries are the fruit of either Lycium barbarum or Lycium chinense, two closely related species of boxthorn of the nightshade family, Solanaceae. Both species of the Goji Berry are native to Asia and have long been used in Asian cuisine, traditional...

Our newest herbal tea blend, Dream, features the powerful dream-enhancing herb mugwort. The herb has been used for centuries to soothe anxiety, aid in sleep, and increase nighttime dreaming. The Latin name for mugwort is artemisia, named for the Greek moon goddess, Artemis. Traditionally, the...

Many of us consider spring as the primary planting season, but the right planning and planting can make for some autumn abundance. Some plants even favor cooler temperatures over the warm summer sun and establish quickly to get a head start on your spring garden. Some...

We’re nearing the Autumnal Equinox, which marks the astronomical start of fall in the Northern Hemisphere. Traditionally, cultures celebrated the summer-grown bounty among friends and family to reconnect after a long, arduous harvest and to celebrate the start of ushering in a brand new season. During...

This month, we’re paying homage to one of our absolute favorite herbs — lavender. It’s a culturally celebrated perennial known for its medicinal properties, aromatics, and versatility. It’s a must-have in the garden (it attracts pollinators and deters plant-destroying animals) and it’s used in a huge...