Mugwort

Botanical Name: Artemisia Vulgaris | Family: Compositae Common name(s): Mugwort, Moxa, Cronewort GROWING Perennial; herbaceous | Zone 4-8 | 4-5 feet tall | Spikes of whitish green flowers on top of purple stems.

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Yarrow

Botanical Name: Achillea millifolium | Family: Compositae Common name(s): Yarrow, Chipmunk’s tail, Soldier’s woundwort, Milfoil, Nosebleed GROWING Perennial; herbaceous | Zone 3-9 | 2-3 feet tall | White* flowers in mid- to late summer

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Herbs

We sell freshly cut herbs, dried herbs, and herb plants over the course of the season. Here is a partial list: Bergamot (bee balm) –

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False Unicorn

Botanical Name: Chamaelirium lutem | Family: Liliaceae Common name(s): False Unicorn, Helonias, Colic root, Devil’s bit, Fairy wand, Star grub root, Grub root GROWING Evergreen herb | Zone 5-8 | 1

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Squaw Vine

Botanical Name: Mitchella repens | Family: Rubiaceae Common name(s): Squaw Vine, Patridgeberry, Twinberry, Deerberry GROWING Evergreen herb | Zone 4-9 | 1 foot tall | White flowers in late spring/early summer followed by

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Chicken vs. Duck Eggs

People ask me what the difference is between chicken and duck eggs. Duck eggs are bigger. The whites are clear The shells are a bit

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Cramp Bark

Botanical Name: Viburnum opulus | Family: Caprifoliaceae Common name(s): Cramp Bark, High Cranberry, Snowball Tree, Guelder Rose, Squaw Bush GROWING Perennial; shrub | Zone 2-7 | 8-15 feet tall | White flowers in

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Pennyroyal

Botanical Name: Mentha pulegium | Family: Labiatae Common name(s): Pennyroyal, European pennyroyal GROWING Perennial; herbaceous | Zone 7-9 | 10-12 inches tall | Lavender flowers in whorls mid to late summer Full sun to partial shade|

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Dong Quai

Botanical Name: Angelica sinensis (syn. A. polymorpha) | Family: Umbelliferae (syn. Apiaceae) Common name(s): Dong quai, Chinese angelica, Dong qui, Dang gui, Tang quei, Female ginseng Related: Angelica, which can

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Blue Cohosh

Botanical Name: Caulophyllus thalictroides | Family: Berberidaceae Common name(s): Blue Cohosh, Squawroot, Papoose Root GROWING Perennial; herbaceous | Zone 3-8 | 1-3 feet tall | Leaves dark purple when they emerge then they turn

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Black Cohosh

Botanical Name: Cimicifuga racemosa (syn. Actaea racemosa) | Family: Ranunculaceae Common name(s): Black Cohosh, Rattleroot, Squawroot, Snakeroot, Bugbane GROWING Perennial; herbaceous | Zone 3-8 | 3-9 feet tall | Small white flowers in wand-like

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Motherwort

Botanical Name: Leoncrus cardiaea | Family: Labiatae Common name(s): Motherwort, Lion’s-tail GROWING Perennial; herbaceous | Zone 4-8 | 2-4 feet tall | Lavender flowers in whorls along the stem from June-September Full sun to

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