Plants Listed by Common Names


Herbing Guide ~ Just click on the plant name for pictures of herbs medicinal uses, essential oils properties and definition. *Please check back again ~ I am in the process of providing the entire list…..Thank You~

Agrimony

Agrimonia eupatoria

Alfalfa

Medicago sativa

Angelica

Angelica archangelica

Arnica

Arnica montana

Artichoke

Cynara scolymus

Ashwagandha

Withania somnifera

Astragalus

Astragalus membranaceus

Balm

Melissa officinalis

Basil

Ocimum basilicum

Bayberry

Myrica cerifera

Bearberry

Arctostaphylos uva-ursi

Bergamot

Citrus bergamia

Black Cohosh

Cimicifuga racemosa

Blackberry

Rubus villosus

Bladderwrack

Focus vesiculosus

Blessed Thistle

Cnicus benedictus

Blue Cohosh

Caulophylum thalictroides

Blue Flag

Iris versicolor

Bogbean

Menyanthes trifoliate

Boneset

Eupatorium perfoliatum

Buchu

Agathosma betulina

Burdock

Arctium lappa

Calendula

Calendula officinalis

 

California Poppy

Eschscholzia californica

California Spickenard

Aralia californica

Cascara Sagrada

Rhamnus purshiana

Catnip

Nepeta cataria

Cayenne

Capsicum spp.

Celery Seed

Apium graveolens

Centaury

Centaurium umbellatum

Chamomile

Matricaria chamomilla

Chaparral

Larrea mexicana

Chaste Tree

Vitex agnus-castus

Chicory

Cichorium intybus

Chickweed

Stellaria media

Cinnamon

Cinnamomum zeylanicum

Clary Sage

Salvia sclarea

Cleavers

Galium aparine

Clove

Eugenia caryophllata

Coffee

Coffea Arabica

Coltsfoot

Tussilago farfara

Comfrey

Symphytum officinale

Coriander

Coriandrum sativum

Corn Silk

Zea mays

Couch Grass

Agropyron repens

Cramp Bark

Viburnum opulus

Cranesbill

Geranium maculatum

Cubeb

Piper cubeba

Damiana

Turnera diffusa

Dandelion

Taraxacum officinale

Devil’s Club

Oplopanax horridus

Dill

Anethum graveolens

Dong Quai

Angelica sinensis

Echinacea

Echinacea purpurea

Echinacea angustifolia

Echinacea pallida

Elder

Sambucus nigra

Elecampane

Inula Helenium

Eucalyptus

Eucalyptus globulus

Eyebright

Euphrasia officinalis

False Unicorn

Chamaelirium luteum

Fennel

Foeniculum vulgare

Fenugreek

Trigonella foenum-graecum

Feverfew

Tanacetum parthenium

Frankincense

Boswellia carteri

Fringetree

Chionanthus virginica

Flaxseed

Linum usitatissimum

Garlic

Allium sativum

Gentian

Gentiana spp.

Geranium

Pelargonium graveolens

Ginger

Zingiber officinale

Ginkgo

Ginkgo Biloba

Ginseng

Panax spp.

Goat’s Rue

Galega officinalis

Golden Rod

Solidago virgauria

Golden Seal

Hydrastis canadensis

Gota Kola

Centella asiatica

Grapefruit

Citrus paradise

Gravel root

Eupatorium purpureum

Guarana

Paullina cupana

Gumweed

Grindelia spp.

Hawthorn

Crataegus spp.

Grataegus oxyacantha

Herlichrysum

Helichrysum italicum

Hops

Humulus lupulus

Horehound

Marrubium vulgare

Horsechestnut

Aesculus hippocastanum

Horseradish

Armoracia rusticana

Horsetail

Equisetum arvense

Ho shou wu

Polygonum Multiflorum

Hydrangea

Hydrangea arborescens

Hyssop

Hyssopus officinalis

Irish Moss

Chondrus crispus

Jasmine

Jasminum officinale
Jasminum grandiflorum

Kelp

Seaweed

Kola

Cola vera, C. acuminata

Lady’s Mantle

Alchemilla vulgaris

Lavender

Lavandula officinalis

Lemon

Citrus limonum

Licorice

Glycyrrhiza glabra

Linden

Tilia cordata

Lobelia

Lobelia inflata

Ma Huang

Ephedra sinica

Mandarin

Citrus reticulata

Marjoram

Origanum majorana

Marshmallow

Althaea officinalis

Meadowsweet

Filipendula urlmaria

Melilot

Melilotus officinalis

Milk Thistle

Carduus marianum
(Silybum marianum)

Motherwort

Leonurus cardiaca

Mugwort

Artemisia vulgaris

Mullein

Verbascum spp.

Mulberry

Morus spp.

Myrrh

Commiphora myrrha

Nasturtium

Tropaeolum majus

Neroli

Citrus aurantium var amara

Nettle

Urtica spp.

Oak Bark

Quercus spp.

Oat

Avena Sativa

Olive Leaf

Olea europaea

Orange

Citrus aurantium

Oregano

Origanum vulgare
Origanum Compactum

Oregon Grape

Berberis aquifolium Pursh.

Osha

Ligusticum porteri

Parsley

Petroselinum sativum

Partridge berry

Mitchella repens

Pasque Flower

Anemone pulsatilla

Pau d’ Arco

Tabebuia spp.

Passion Flower

Passiflora incarnate

Patchouli

Pogostemon patchouli

Pennyroyal

Mentha pulegium

Peppermint

Mentha piperata

Periwinkle

Vinca major
(or Vinca minor)

Pine

Chimaphila umbellate

Pipsissewa

Pinus sylvestris

Plantain

Plantago lanceolata
Plantago major

Prickly Ash

Xanthoxylum americanum

Pumpkin

Cucurbita pepo

Raspberry

Rubus spp.

Red Clover

Trifolium pratense

Rose

Rosa damascena

Rosemary

Rosmarinus officinalis

Sage

Salvia officinalis

Sandalwood

Santalum album

St. John’s Wort

Hypericum perforatum

Sarsaparilla

Smilax spp.

Sassafras

Sassafras albidum

Saw Palmetto

Serenoa serrulata

Skullcap

Scutellaria laterifolia

Sheperd’s Purse

Capsella bursa-pastoris

Siberian Ginseng

Eleutherococus senticosus

Slippery Elm

Ulmus fulva

Sorrel

Rumex spp.

Southernwood

Artemisia abrotanum

Star Anise

Illicium anisatum

Strawberry

Fragaria vesca

Suma

Pfaffia paniculata

Tea Tree

Melaleuca alternifolia

Thuja

Thuja occidentalis

Thyme

Thymus spp.

Tumeric

Curcuma longa

Usnea

Usnea spp.

Uva Ursi

(See Bearberry)

Valerian

Valeriana officinalis

Vervain

Verbena officinalis

Wild Cherry

Prunus serotina

Wild Indigo

Baptisia tinctoria

Wild Lettuce

Lactuca virosa

Wild Oat

Avena fatua

Wild Yam

Dioscorea villosa

Willow Bark

Salix spp.

Witch Hazel

Humamelis virginiana

Wormwood

Artemisia absinthium

Yarrow

Achillea millefolium

Yellow Dock

Rumex crispus

Yerba Manza

Anemopsis californica

Yerba Mate

Ilex paraguensis

Ylang Ylang

Canaga odorata

Yohimbe

Pausinystalia yohimba

Yucca

Yucca spp.

 


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