Calendula, also known as pot marigolds, is a versatile plant that can be easily grown by gardeners of any skill set. It is perennial, but is usually grown annually. This plant is a part of the Asteracea family (related to daisies and chrysanthemum), and has bright yellow/orange petals that make any garden or flower bed pop with color.
Aside from decorative purposes, Calendula has a history of medicinal use. Its petals have been eaten in salad and soups, while its stems and leaves are harvested to make extracts. Once extracted, Calendula tinctures have a Read More
German chamomile is an annual that blooms spring through summer. It is a member of the Asteraceae family, and is native to southern and eastern Europe. Growing up to 1-2 ft. in height, this plant is characterized by its thin stems, narrow leaves, and daisy-like appearance with white petals and a yellow center. At Lovelight Herb Farm it’s one of our favorite annuals to grow!
Chamomile is a wonderfully soothing herb used to treat different ailments, especially restlessness or gastrointestinal problems. It has been used for centuries for its anti-inflammatory, sedative, antibacterial, and anti-allergenic properties. When ingested, either as a Read More