27 Medicinal Plants Worth Your Garden Space

Mother Nature has apparently created all we need in order to live a long and healthy life. Naturalists, researchers, and doctors have confirmed the medicinal properties of numerous plants, and recommend them in the treatment of various health issues and conditions.

People have used the healing qualities of plants since the beginning of time, and the connection between humans and their search for drugs in nature dates from the far past, of which there is ample evidence from various sources: written documents, preserved monuments, and even original plant medicines.

Nowadays, contemporary science has recognized their active action and has involved a range of drugs of plant origin in modern pharmacotherapy. Additionally, the decreasing efficacy of synthetic drugs and the increasing contraindications of their usage made such natural remedies and herbs highly popular again.

Therefore, the following list contains 27 plants with potent medicinal properties that you should grow in your garden:

  1. Chamomile
  2. Globe Artichoke
  3.  Chinese Yam
  4. Echinacea
  5. Siberian Ginseng
  6. Great Yellow Gentian
  7. Sage
  8. Wu Wei Zi (Schizandra)
  9. Sea Buckthorn
  10. Tea Tree
  11. Aloe Vera
  12. Marsh Mallow
  13. Great Burdock
  14. Pot Marigold
  15. Gotu Kola
  16. Lemon Balm
  17. Peppermint
  18. Comfrey
  19. Feverfew
  20. Slippery Elm
  21. Stinging Nettle
  22. Agnus Castus
  23. Evening Primrose
  24. Ginseng
  25. Turkey Rhubarb
  26. Milk Thistle
  27. Fenugreek

Plant them in your garden or yard, and enjoy their multiple healing powers!