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30 Days of Women and Herbs – Frauendreissiger – Nr. 19

(Deutsche Version unter der Englischen) Mallow (Malva sylvestris) Neanderthals as well as people in the Stone Age used the Common Mallow, which is the only malvae species in question here, and other herbs such as Mugwort to bed their dead. … Continue reading

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30 Days of Women and Herbs – Frauendreissiger – Nr. 11

(Deutsche Version unter der Englischen) St. John’s Wort (Hypericum perforatum) This plant has been known as an anti-depressive for millennia. Back then, folks said that it expels bad spirits and demons, which are referred to as depression today. Same difference. … Continue reading

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30 Days of Women and Herbs – Frauendreissiger – Nr. 3

(Deutsche Version unter der Englischen) The third herb in this special encyclopedia is one of my favorites. Before I go into details, though, a comment for English speakers: The folk lore I keep quoting in this blog is sometimes hundreds … Continue reading

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