Making your own natural medicine is a great way to cure everyday issues from scrapes and bruises to occasional anxiety, and many medicinal plants can be easily grown in your own garden, whether you're working with a rooftop plot, urban garden or large yard. Mother Earth Living editior-in-chief Jessica Kellner spoke with herbalist Joanne Bauman about some of her favorite medicinal herbs and preparations. 


 Check the links below for topics mentioned in the podcast that may have piqued your interest:

Native American Plants and Medicinal Herbs

How to Make Easy Herbal Oils, Salves and Syrups

Our Favorite Medicinal Plants:

• Calendula
• Lemon Balm
• Mint
• Motherwort
• Yarrow
• Echinacea
• Nettles
• Chamomile
• St. John's Wort

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