Category Archives: Featured botanical

Echinacea – the original snake oil

As we are in the middle of cold/flu season (and there is a ridiculous virus circulating out there right now), I thought I would discuss everyone’s favourite immune boosting herb – Echinacea. Echinacea comes in two popular forms (augustifolia and … Continue reading

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Featured botanical – Skull cap

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Featured botanical for February – Passion Flower

Passion Flower: Passion flower is a loving and fitting herb for February.  Passion flower is fittingly named for it’s main feature – Compassion.  Main actions of passion flower, or Passiflora, is to act as a nervine, antispasmotic, and aphrodisiac. So … Continue reading

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