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In this section you will find different plants with properties and active principles with therapeutic functions. Some of these species are mainly sold as seeds, so please also visit our section seeds - medicinals.
We can classify these plants according to their healing action:
Antibiotic medicinal plants (able to reduce the pains caused by pathogenic microorganisms such as bacteria, mushrooms or moulds): onion, basil, rosemary, thyme, liquorice, cl...
Antibiotic medicinal plants (able to reduce the pains caused by pathogenic microorganisms such as bacteria, mushrooms or moulds): onion, basil, rosemary, thyme, liquorice, clove, astragalus, garlic, sage, tea tree, stone orpine, cornflower and ginger.
Analgesic medicinal plants: jasiona, vervein, arnica, white willow, cloves, black willow and meadowsweet.
Antiseptic medicinal plants: heather, mint, cranberry, black poplar, sage, garlic, birch, marigold, coriander, cypress, turmeric and elecampane.
Sudorific medicinal plants (fever cases): heath speedwell, black poplar, common fumitory, lime tree, German chamomile, blackcurrant and great mullein.
Expectorant medicinal plants (help to fluidify the mucus in case of coughing, bronchitis, laringitis, pharyngitis): fennel, mint, mallow, marshmallow, thyme, eucalyptus, great mullein, marjoram, liquorice, plantain and myrrh.
Anti-inflammatory medicinal plants (against coups, injuries, rheumatism, arthritis, allergies and inflammations in general): borage, turmeric, ginger, arnica, baylaurel, cranberry, meadowsweet, horsechesnut, yarrow, vervein, cornflower and gentiana.
Medicinal plants for immune system (stimulate the immune system after some long periods of sickness): astragalus, black caraway, stone orpine, liquorice, mistletoe, coneflower, aloe vera, common centaury, gentiana and ginseng.
Cardiotonic medicinal plants (to tone up the heart): spring pheasant's eye, yellow sweet clover, common hawthorn, foxglove, borage, common box.
Anti-hypertensive medicinal plants: olive tree, valerian, gentiana, common hawthorn, walnut tree, yellow sweet clover, common horsetail and hops.
Hepatoprotective medicinal plants (protect the liver, in case of hepatitis, fatty liver, cirrhosis and general liver disfunctions): dandelion, aloe vera, chicory, horehound, cornflower, turmeric, artichoke, liquorice, tamarind, rosemary and lemon verbena.
Choleretic medicinal plants (in case of fatty liver they stimulate the production of bile): oregano, horehound, chicory, tamarind, artichoke, rhubarb, vine, mugwort, mint and rosemary.
Anti-acidity medicinal plants (against gastric acidity): anise, mint, German chamomile, fennel, liquorice, aloe vera, cinnamon, lime tree, sage, rosemary, gentiana, marjoram and boldo.
Medicinal plants for digestive system (for digestive disorders): yarrow, common caraway, lemon verbena, mint, fennel, thyme, German chamomile, cumin, anise, chicory, savory and cardamom.
Laxative medicinal plants (against constipation): ferugreek, great mullein, liquorice, sesame, flax, artichoke, mallow.
Carminative medicinal plants (action against the bacteria that produce abdominal gas pain): cumin, hyssop, German chamomile, juniper, anise, mint, fennel, yeallow sweet clover, common caraway and sage.
Astringent medicinal plants (liquids reduction in case of diarrhea or to lower inflammations): vervain, oregano, black tea, heath speedwell, ash, walnut tree, birch, cinnamon, sage, erect cinquefoil, German chamomile, witch hazel, field eryngo and hyssop.
Diuretic medicinal plants (in case of urinary tract infections): birch, common caraway, shepherd’s purse, common horsetail, heather, yarrow, common nettle, baylaurel and nasturtium.
Sedative medicinal plants (in case of insomnia and anxiety): opium poppy, valerian, mugwort, hops, balm, vervain, heather, passion flower, lavender, wild celery and belladonna.
Stress relief medicinal plants (in case of stress, insomnia, anxiety): lime tree, common hawthorn, orange blossom, valerian.
Stimulating medicinal plants (tone up nervous and muscular system and bring extra energy): St John’s wort, lavender, ginseng, basil, green tea, savory and rosemary.
Anti-diaphoretic medicinal plants (reduce excessive sweating): belladonna, lavender, sage, walnut tree and oak tree bark, mediterranean cypress.
Antidiabetic medicinal plants (indicated for diabetic people because they stimulate the production of insuline): aloe vera, stevia, mugwort, chia, cinnamon, common agrimony and common centaury.
Antiasthmatic medicinal plants: eucalyptus, sundews, lobelia, belladonna and Ma Huang.
Wound healing medicinal plants (for damaged tissues, cuts, abscesses, scratches, wounds, ulcers, etc…): aloe vera, rosemary, yellow sweet clover, common horsetail, plantain, marshmallow, Indian walnut, sweet briar rose, ginger and marigold.
Vermifuge medicinal plants (antiparasitics, used in case of tenia, worms or larvas): ash tree, pomegranate tree, male fern, absinthe, pumpkin seeds, tansy, common fumitory and thyme.
Galactagogue medicinal plants (promote the production of breast milk): anise, fennel, common caraway, sesame, cumin, fenugreek.