Tag Archives: herbal medicine

Interview with Chanchal Talking on Horticulture Therapy, Gardens without Borders and Herbal Medicine

Interview published in the newsletter of The Canadian Horticulture Therapy Association, summer 2016.

Standardized Extracts

Traditional herbal medicines include teas (infusions and decoctions), tinctures, poultices and salves. Recently we have begun to make increasing use of tablets and capsules. These are all relatively simple preparations, not highly processed and readily available at very reasonable cost.… Read More

Herbal Medicine Making

This article covers storing dried herbs, making an infusion, decoction, juice, oils, poultices, compresses, capsules, tinctures, salves, etc.