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OCA, A SOUTH AMERICAN TUBER TO BE TRIED OUT

Yesterday during a visit to our local Garden Centre to pick up some more seeds, I came across an interesting tuber, it is called Oca (Oxalis tuberosa).  476 more words

My Garden

St. John's Wort and Inner Sunshine

St. John’s Wort’s genus is Hypericum. With about 490 species of this genus, we can just say that it’s a big family (smile). It is one of the most widespread herbs, covering all the the globe except in certain tropical areas, the polar regions, and the desert. 486 more words

Herbs

St. John’s Wort (Hypericum perforatum) can keep you happy

St. John’s Wort (Hypericum perforatum) – This herb is often used to treat mild to moderate depression. It is especially helpful to patients who do not respond well to SSRI medication (selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors). 7,228 more words

Wednesday's Weeds: ST. JOHNSWORT

“Weeds are flowers too, once you get to know them.”  ~A.A. Milne

St. Johnswort (Hypericum perforatum)

“Wort” (not to be confused with wart) is an Old English word that means simply,  672 more words

Wednesday's Weeds