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How do you tell the difference between spruce and firBotanical Identification

How do you tell the difference between spruce and fir ?

How do you tell the difference between spruce and fir ? Understanding Conifers In early December I wrote a post on how do you tell the difference between coniferous trees. …

Essential Oils to Help with Breathing Difficulties and CongestionHerbal Articles

Essential Oils to Help with Breathing Difficulties and Congestion

Essential Oils to Help with Breathing Difficulties and Congestion At this time of year there are so many winter bugs. Using essential oils for vaporisation in the home or workplace …

Botanical Identification

How do you tell the difference between coniferous trees ?

How do you tell the difference between coniferous trees ? Understanding Conifers I should probably title this trying to understand conifers. What a minefield! For the last year or so …

Herbal Articles

Botanical members of the Fagaceae family

Botanical members of the Fagaceae family Often, on herb walks, people are surprised to discover beech and oak trees are related. Both the beech and oak are botanical members of …

Herbal Fables and Anecdotes

Herbs and Gardens of Ancient Egypt – a new discovery

Herbs and Gardens of Ancient Egypt Last month archaeologists from the Spanish National Research Council discovered an ancient funerary garden while excavating near Luxor in Egypt. The garden is thought to …

Herbal Fables and Anecdotes

Elderflower Cordial, Wine or Liqueur ?

Elderflower Cordial, Wine or Liqueur ? Elderflowers are in full beautiful bloom. My mind is currently a spinning wondering what delicacies I can make. Do I opt for more tincture …

linden blossom or lime flowerOther Botanical Families

Linden Blossom or Lime Flower Tree though not a citrus…

Tilia sp. Family: Tilioideae (formally Tiliaceae) Tilioideae is a sub-family of Malvaceae. French common name: Tilleul Linden Blossom or Lime Flower Tree So is it a linden blossom or lime flower tree? Both names …

Herbal Articles

Are conifer trees important medicinals?

Are conifer trees important medicinals? There are a number of conifer species throughout the world. Conifers are trees or shrubs with needle or scalelike leaves as opposed to broadleaves such as …

Other Botanical Families

Cedarwood of the Atlas mountains

Cedrus atlantica Family: Pinaceae French: cèdre de l’atlas The Pinaceae family are resin producing trees (Barker). This magnificent tree is not native to Europe. I did not study this as …

European AshOther Botanical Families

European Ash – an ancient tree

Fraxinus excelsior Family: Oleaceae At this time of year there is less variety of plant life. However, whatever the season thankfully we always have the trees. The European ash, or …

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