Curled parsley is often used for garnish (flat leaf is inset bottom left)

Parsley health benefits: for pain and halitosis

Originally published on Herbal Medicine from Your Garden

A video outlining the main points in this article is available on Youtube here: Parsley Health Benefits

Most people have parsley (Petroselinum crispum) growing in their gardens somewhere – it can be quite invasive if allowed to set seed, so if you’re starting from…


The variegated form of lemon thyme is usually grown

Lemon Thyme health benefits: great for herb pillows

Originally published on Herbal Medicine from Your Garden

Lemon thyme is sometimes known as citrus thyme and, as you would expect, is a member of the thyme family. It’s often found in gardens, but frequently overlooked as a medicinal herb. If you are looking for it in a catalogue or garden centre, the label should say Thymus x citriodorus, though it might have…