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  • anemarrhena asphodeloides (zhi mu) in flower

    Anemarrhena (Zhi mu)

    $5.00

    3-4″ potted anemarrhena (zhi mu) plants This ornamental grass is both a rarity in cultivation, and one of our favorite medicinal plants!  The Chinese name for this herb, zhi mu, means “know mother,” referring to its ability to protect and nourish the feminine (cooling blood, hormones, and body fluids) aspect of the body.  Small pink,…

  • Anise Hyssop

    $5.00$10.00

    3-4″ pot and quart options Anise hyssop (agastache foeniculum), is as easy to grow as it is to use.  The leaves are a flavorful addition to salads, or can be used to flavor water as iced or hot tea, or made into a delicious syrup.  It is a low maintenance native herb that is also…

  • Ashwagandha (Withania somnifera)

    Ashwagandha (Withania somnifera)

    $5.00

    3-4″ potted plants Ashwagandha is an Ayurvedic herb that can be grown in the north-eastern US as an annual.  Wait until the hard frosts come before digging up the roots to dry and use as a tea or tincture.  Ashwagandha supports the vital energy, deep sleep, and is anti-anxiety.  It is drought tolerant and also…

  • Astragalus (Huang qi)

    $5.00

    3-4″ potted plants Astragalus is one of the most well-known herbs from the Chinese pharmacopoeia.  It is a renowned and extensively researched immune tonic, and can be used safely long-term.  The best way to receive its medicine is by cooking the dried roots in soups and longevity broths or teas.  Astragalus also benefits the digestion,…

  • Basil, Ocimum basilicum

    Basil, Ocimum basilicum

    $5.00

    3-4″ potted basil plants Classic basil is a culinary delight that is as healthful as it is delicious.  Easy to grow in full sun and rich soil.  Pinch the leaves to prevent flowering and keep harvesting all summer long and into fall.  We love adding basil to salads, sauces, and as a garnish.  Pesto is…

  • Bee Balm (Monarda didyma)

    $5.00

    3-4″ potted red bee balm plants Bee balm is a hardy perennial with beautiful edible flowers that are a favorite nectar plant of hummingbirds (and bees, of course!).  Red bee balm also has delicious aromatic leaves that can be added to salads.  The aerial parts can be  taken as a tea or tincture for sore…

  • Belamcanda (she gan, blackberry lily)

    Belamcanda (She gan, Blackberry Lilly)

    $5.00$10.00

    3-4″ or quart option Belamcanda chinensis, the Blackberry Lily, has long, sword-shaped green leaves. Plants form a large clump and bear clusters of bright orange flowers, the petals spotted with bright red.  Flowers are followed by pods of showy black seeds, which look a bit like kernels of corn. These are excellent for cutting, and…

  • Calendula officinalis in bloom

    Calendula

    $5.00

    3-4″ potted plant Calendula is an annual herb that grows well in full to part sun.  Harvest frequently for growth and abundant flowers all summer and into the fall.  Calendula is the  quintessential skin and beauty herb, useful in all kinds of skincare remedies.  It also promotes wound healing, releases tension in the body, benefits…

  • Catnip (Nepeta cataria)

    $5.00$10.00

    3-4″ or quart options Catnip is an easy herb to grow with many benefits.  As a medicinal tea it aids digestion and deep sleep.  Cats adore this herb and its scent makes them incredibly happy!  Catnip is also an excellent pollinator and companion plant in the vegetable garden. Pick up in Kingston, NY ONLY

  • Codonopsis (dang shen)

    $5.00

    3-4″ potted plants Also known as “poor man’s ginseng,” this vining plant’s roots are a popular Qi tonic in Chinese herbal medicine.  It is sweet and nourishes the vital energy and, more indirectly, the blood.  Dang Shen strengthens the digestive and respiratory systems and is safe and beneficial for all ages.  Keep potted and plant…

  • Comfrey

    $5.00$10.00

    3-4″ and quart options Comfrey is a super-power plant for every homestead.  The bell-shaped flowers nourish the pollinators, while the deep roots support soil health and the large vigorous leaves make nutrient-rich mulch.  It is a highly recommended companion plant for fruit trees.  Medicinally, the leaves and roots have potent healing properties, helping to mend…

  • Early Russian Cucumber

    $5.00

    3-4″ potted plants Super productive vines grow up to 8’ tall and fruit through the entire growing season. Small pickling and slicing cucumber that is never bitter. Pick up in Kingston, NY ONLY